Ford’s leadership team held an informational meeting on Tuesday, June 20, 2023 at Buckley-Carpenter School. Marianne Dunavant, Relations Management for Ford BlueOval, stated that Ford has invested $5.6 billion in BlueOval City and we believe in the future of electric vehicles. This will result in 6,000 jobs that will support families here. She said Ford and its partners have contributed $20 million to West Tennessee and the state since introducing BlueOval. Those attending heard about how to apply for jobs and get training needed.