Kent Wigg has a master’s of business administration degree from the University of South Dakota and a bachelor’s of science degree from Iowa State University in journalism and mass communication. He has worked 35 years in banking. He is a financial planner at Home Federal Bank in Sioux Falls, S.D. Kent and his wife, Barb, attend Living Word Free Lutheran Church in Sioux Falls, S.D. They have three children and six grandchildren.