Brad Golightly lives in rural Perry with his wife Shelly and son Austin. They also have two grown children and one grandchild. Brad graduated from Van Meter High School and Iowa State University. In addition to helping on the family farm, Brad has over 16 years experience in banking and financial services and has worked for an Iowa import/export company. He has served on several community service organizations including Dallas County Fair Board, Dallas County 4-H Committee, Perry Chamber of Commerce, Rotary Club, Jaycees, and Junior Achievement. Within his church congregation, he has served as endowment fund trustee and chairman of the church council. Brad's entire professional career has revolved around supervising the financial affairs of small businesses, families and individuals through adherence to high moral & ethical standards guided by principals of Christian faith.