Zak Ballard grew up in Hurricane, WV, and currently lives in Culloden. He graduated from Marshall University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Wellness Education and a minor in Exercise Science. He is married to his high school sweetheart, Courtney, who is a Trauma Nurse at CAMC General Hospital. They also have two dogs, Sadie & Jade. Zak is a member of Hurricane First Baptist Church in Hurricane. Zak enjoys playing church softball, fishing, traveling, and spending time with his family in his free time.