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Patrick "Pat" L. Roll
2016 Business Person of the Year

Pat Roll - 2016 Business Leader

Rotary Past-President Jim Steele (right) presented the Business Leader plaque. Plaques are on display in the Community Room of Commercial Trust Company.

Our 2016 Fayette Rotary Business Leader of the Year is a face thatís  before this club every Wednesday. This yearís inductee moved from Herman, Nebraska, to Fayette in February 2011 when he and his wife purchased what was (and is) this cityís oldest continuously operating  business.  He graduated from high school in Elkhorn, Nebraska, and later  earned a bachelor of science degree in social science from Peru State College in Peru, Nebraska.  Afterward he spent more than 18 years in the  newspaper business in Nebraska and Iowa, mostly in circulation supervisory positions.  While in Fayette he has been active in the  Fayette Chamber of Commerce and Fayette Rotary, currently serving as  president.  His avocations include reading, watching and attending sporting events, working cattle, and newspapers.  He and his wife, Ruth,  have grown children and grand-children.

                                Jim Steele
                                May 18, 2016