Vestry Member (Term Expires 2020)
Ed Bickford was born in New Haven, CT and spent most of his youth growing up in Bethlehem, PA. He graduated from Westminster School in Simsbury, CT and Babson College, earning a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration degree. Ed worked in the financial industry in Boston for over 30 years spending the majority of his time at State Street Research & Management Co. and Babson Capital Management before retiring in 2008. Ed and his wife, Koko, lived in Dedham from 1992-1999, were members of St. Paul’s Church, moved away and returned to Dedham in 2014. They immediately rejoined SPC and have thoroughly enjoyed reconnecting with the community. Ed is currently on SPC’s Finance and Investment Committees. Ed and Koko have 3 sons, 1 daughter and 8 grandchildren. Ed and his family enjoy spending time at a summer home in the Adirondack Mountains where he is also on the board of the local hospital.