Rep. Bob Ballinger is serving his third term in the Arkansas House of Representatives. He represents District 97 which includes portions of Madison, Carrol and Washington counties.
For the 91st General Assembly, Rep. Ballinger serves as chair of the House State Agencies and Governmental Affairs Committee. He also serves on the House Judiciary Committee, Arkansas Legislative Council, and the Joint Committee on Energy.
Rep. Ballinger attended Tulsa Webster high school. He received his B.A. in Social Studies at Northeastern State University. He then earned his J.D. at the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville.
He is an attorney practicing at his private firm in Berryville. He is involved in Kiwanis and was the previous president of the Berryville Chamber of Commerce.
He resides in Berryville with his wife Jessica. They have 6 children, Bobby, Lydia, Asa, Shiloh, Titus, and Millie.