Bart is married to Ashley, his wife of ten years, and has three children; Brooklyn, Addey Jo, and Nik Hester.
He is a 2001 graduate of the Sam Walton College of Business at the University of Arkansas with a bachelor's degree in Business Management. While at the University he lettered 3 years for the Razorback Baseball Team.
Bart currently works in Real Estate through development, construction, and sales in all areas of Northwest Arkansas.
Hester lives in Cave Springs and is a member and Deacon of the First Baptist Church of Bentonville. He is also a member of the National Rifle Association, Razorback “A” Club, and Arkansas Realtors Association.