Alexis Ford is president and a founding member of the Music & Arts Guild. For over 10 years she has been working to support local musicians and artists in South East Michigan. Her resume includes working on projects for the Ypsilanti Heritage Festival, the DIYpsi Summer Festival, Kensington Metropark Art Fair, Grove Studios, Belle Isle Art Fair and more.
With the Music & Arts Guild, she has led the establishment of an equipment rental library, a partnership with First Fridays Ypsilanti and won a grant from the Ypsilanti Convention & Visitors Bureau. Her unending commitment to seeing artists and performers succeed has guided her career. A 2017 graduate of the fine art and arts management programs at Eastern Michigan University, she is currently employed by Integrity Shows and Jim Gibbons Audio Video Services.