Barry Milligan knows what it takes
to grow our economy and create jobs.
Investing in Our Communities
Barry began a career in finance during college, with a job counting coins in a bank vault. Over thirty years he grew into an expert, helping small businesses grow as a community bank leader. His true joy is helping small businesses, entrepreneurs and families achieve their dreams.
Standing Up for Victim's Rights
Barry and his wife Kristin's first-hand experience with crime is the foundation for his belief in fighting for victims' rights. Barry will stand strong for victims of crime and is an advocate for victims' rights and common sense solutions for stopping violent crime.
Putting Faith First
Christian values guide every aspect of Barry's life. He and his family are active members of Brookwood Baptist Church in Shreveport, where they also serve as youth volunteers. Barry founded a Christian youth ministry that works with high school and college-aged young men teaching the fundamentals of fitness, faith, finance and family.
Barry was born and raised in Louisiana and loved spending time in Rayne with his grandmother, who helped found the famous Louisiana Frog Festival. His family made Shreveport their home when he when 12 years old.
Barry and his wife, school teacher Kristin Crew Milligan, are celebrating 25 years of marriage. They have three daughters, Madison, Chandler and Katherine (deceased), and a son-in-law, Clinton Oliver. Barry has served and continues to serve on numerous boards throughout the Shreveport area.
Barry is a graduate of Captain Shreve High School, earned a bachelor's degree in Business Management from Southeastern Louisiana University and an MBA from Centenary College in Shreveport.
A true Conservative Leader:
Will Bring Fiscal Sanity to Our State
Not a Career Politician
Supports Our 2nd Amendment Rights