Ada High School junior Olivia Ballard served as a Senate page for Sen. Greg McCortney during the sixth week of the legislative session from March 11-14. Olivia is the daughter of Ada resident Mabry Ballard.
Olivia is a member of the varsity dance team and participates in Student Council, FCA, math club, National Honor Society and Oklahoma Indian Honor Society. Her involvement in the community includes collecting money to fundraise student council events at the “Parade of Lights” and volunteering to appear in multiple Christmas parades. Olivia also enjoys dancing and watching movies with her grandma (“Deeda”). Following graduation, Olivia is very interested in studying medicine or law. However, her dream job is acting. A fun fact about Olivia is that her favorite Ben & Jerry’s ice cream flavor is “The Tonight Dough.”