Carson S. Ballinger is an 18-year-old senior at White Horse Christian Academy. His father and mother are Tony and Allison Ballinger, who own and operate Cross B Cattle Company in Morgan Mill, Texas. Carson is extremely involved in 4-H, and just served as the 2016-17 chapter president. He enjoys farming and maintaining native grasslands to provide roughages for their growing cow herd, also loves working with his show calves year round. His plan for the future is not quite decided yet, but he knows it will be in the cattle industry.