Ken Rossow grew up on a family farm near Windom, Minnesota. He is a retired banker (35 years at the Nicollet County Bank). In addition, he has been active in many local and area organizations (past and present), including the St. Peter Area Chamber of Commerce, St. Peter Planning and Zoning Commission, St. Peter School Board, Nicollet County Extension Committee, SCTC Farm Business Advisory Committee, St. Peter Lions Club Board and Nicollet County Holstein Association Board. Furthermore, he has a B.A. and M.A.T. (Augustana), B.S. (U. of MN), and an M.B.A. (St. Thomas).
Ken has been a member of the Nicollet County Historical Society (NCHS) for many years. He has a strong life-long interest in history and believes that Nicollet County has an important and fascinating heritage to protect and share. He is looking forward to contributing to the outstanding work of the NCHS.