Our staff

Casey Ballard serves as the Executive Director and sole staff member of the United Way of West Ellis County. Ballard, a graduate of Texas A&M University, has held positions in both the public and private sector, with more than nine years of experience in the fields of public relations, communications and event planning.  Most recently, Mrs. Ballard organized and coordinated Navarro College’s inaugural black tie fundraiser, Brilliance, in 2009. 

Casey and her husband Kyle have two children and reside in Midlothian.  “The United Way touches thousands of lives and I feel extremely honored to be a part of an organization who continues to have a positive influence on the community year after year,” says Ballard.