Meet Council Member: Katherine Ballard
Katherine Ballard is a proud member of the Brookfield community. Originally from Oklahoma, Katherine took the Lab Director job with Pershing Memorial Hospital in 2010. Since then, she has been an active member of the community involved with the Chamber of Commerce, Pershing Memorial Hospital’s annual Community Health Fair, and MACC’s MLT advisory committee. She has a Masters in Health Administration from Missouri State University and is an advocate for public education. Katherine also champions access to healthcare and economic development within rural communities of northern Missouri.
Katherine has been married to Ronnie Ballard, Brookfield volunteer firefighter and Bailey Brothers’ Collision Repair Estimator and Tech, for more than thirty years. Together they have three grown children, five grandchildren, and one granddog. In her free time, she enjoys gardening, reading, and spending time with her family and three dogs.
Term expires April 2022