A 1970 graduate of Arcadia High School will serve as the grand marshall for the annual Arcadia Broiler Dairy Days parade on Sunday. The annual festival runs through Sunday with events all weekend long.
Serving as the Grand Marshall will be Kristine Ketting Campbell who was the Executive Director of the Oregon Center for Nursing from 2004 through 2010. Prior to her work there Campbell had a distinguished military career in the US Army from which she retired after serving for over 30 years.
She commanded the 396th Combat Support Hospital in Bosnia, the first nurse and the first woman to command a combat support hospital in a hazardous duty area. Campbell, who retired as a Brigadier General, currently lives in Longview, Washington. Sunday's Grand Parade starts at 1:30 p.m.