Jason Michael Ford

Principal, Senior Architect / Kansas City

Jason Michael Ford holds more than 25 years of experience as a project team leader and expert in baseball, stadium and training facility design. Jason’s dedication to client relationships is reflected in his consistently collaborative work process, ultimately resulting in projects that are delivered on time and in budget. He is efficient, communicative and thoughtful, always ready to help his team reach their full potential.

As a Baseball Market leader for Populous, Jason oversees many professional baseball pursuits and projects, using his expansive understanding of the sport and culture to create unparalleled athletic experiences for players and fans alike. Jason keeps innovation and sustainability at the forefront of his design process, utilizing his exceptional technical knowledge to ensure that every project exceeds client expectations and advances the sports architecture industry. He has worked on dozens of iconic ballparks across the U.S., playing a vital role in the design and delivery of many landmark projects, including Petco Park, Citizens Bank Park, Atrium Health Ballpark, Knoxville Minor League Ballpark, Victory Field, Dudy Noble Field and Condron Family Ballpark.

As a principal, Jason is a dynamic and involved project leader. He has experience overseeing the technical development, document production and construction of numerous project typologies, including collegiate, recreational, training and hospitality spaces. Throughout the design process, Jason’s broad skillset is applied to everything from budget management to consultant coordination.