Ken Keplinger was elected and began serving as Alderman of Ward 1, Position 1 in January 2011. Ken is a transplant to Sherwood after being reassigned by the United States Air Force. He arrived in 1991 and served as a C-130 Loadmaster in the 62nd Airlift Squadron. He subsequently retired in 1995.
His memberships include:
Sherwood Chamber of Commerce
American Legion Post 0001
Air Force Sergeant Association (life member)
Leonard Wood Number 105 Masonic Lodge (life member)
Scottish Rite (Body of Little Rock) and 32nd degree mason (life member)
is married to Florian Keplinger and has 1 child, Bryan. He faithfully
attends Immaculate Conception Catholic Church. He is an avid Boy
Scoutsman and serves as a committee chairman for Troop 770. He also
serves as an honorary Command Chief for the 314 Air Wing at Little Rock
Air Force Base.