A native Arkansan, Ragan is a mom to two energetic boys - Knox and Lincoln. She has lived in Northwest Arkansas for fifteen years and holds a master’s degree in communication from the University of Arkansas. She is a business leader at a Fortune 1 company, who has worked in marketing and merchandising. She loves cooking, travel, weekends on the lake, live music, and biking Northwest Arkansas’ trails with her two boys. She believes that Bentonville is the best place in the country to live, work, and raise children. She is committed to making sure that as Bentonville grows into a cultural and outdoor center of the region, responsible growth, accessible housing, safety, and inclusion remain core values.