Justice of the Peace Ancil Lea III has announced that he will be seeking re-election to the Faulkner County Quorum court this fall. Lea currently represents District 9.

"It has been an honor serving the citizens of Faulkner County on the Quorum Court these past five years," Lea stated in his news release. "It is my hope to continue the work we’ve started there." 

Lea currently serves on several committees, including Courts and Public Safety, County Services, and Court House Task Force.

Ancil is a lifetime resident of Conway and Faulkner county.  He is a Conway High and Ouachita Baptist University graduate. He is married to Lesley Lipsmeyer Lea and they have five children. He and Lesley are former co-chairs of Toad Suck Daze. He is a member of the Conway Kiwanis Club, Conway Area Chamber of Commerce, and coaches soccer for the Conway Christian High School girl’s team.