Ridge Hester was a citizen in 2014 from Poplar Bluff High School in Poplar Bluff, MO. During his time at MBS, he was elected as a city councilman for Duggan City. Along with being a city councilman, Ridge also created a political campaign as he ran for Boys State Governor.
Ridge currently attends Lyon College in Batesville, Arkansas where he majors in Psychology. After his undergraduate studies, he plans to pursue his Masters and Doctorate in Higher Education Administration. In his spare time, he enjoys singing, attending leadership seminars, and volunteering for his local community.