Justin Aldred is a former KMZU radio broadcaster and an officer in the Army National Guard, having first moved to Boone County to serve with the 175th Military Police Battalion. Justin enlisted in the Army as a teenager in Urbana, Illinois, and was quickly selected for the Ike Skelton Early Commissioning Program, sending him to Wentworth Military Academy in Lexington, and a commission as 2nd Lieutenant.
He completed his undergraduate degree at the University of Missouri and accepted a Certificate in American Constitutional Democracy from the Kinder Institute. After working as a news writer and broadcaster at KMZU, Justin took a role as Special Projects Coordinator with the Missouri State Auditor's office. He currently resides in Ashland.
Justin gets it. He realizes that this community can only get better with hard work, effort, and honest representation for the entire community. Justin knows that being open about decisions and providing honest representation is what this country and this county needs now more than ever.