Kent Bachman was born in Emmetsburg, Iowa to Karen and the late Virgil "Petey" Bachman. He was raised and attended school in Mallard, Iowa.
Kent Bachman Education: While attending High School Kent was a three year letter winner in football and a two year starter; achieving first team All District unanimous selection his senior year. Kent was a four year letterman on the track team and three year captain of the Quiz Bowl team. Kent graduated from West Bend- Mallard in 1998 with distinction. He attended Central College and finished his degree in History at Iowa State University where he graduated with academic distinction.
Kent Bachman Honors: :While at Iowa State University Kent was a starter on the rugby team; where he was voted B- side player of the year in 2003. Kent was also inducted into the prestigious Phi Alpha Theta historians honor society.
Kent Bachman married Kelli Meyer in 2008. Kent and Kelli reside in Ames, Iowa where Kent is an Agency Manager with Symmetry Financial Group.
Kent Bachman Activities: still plays men's league rugby for the Des Moines Rugby club, and is a passionate fan of the Iowa Hawkeyes. Kent and Kelli are members of St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic church where Kent is the former Grand Knight of the Monsignor James Supple Council #13160. Kent is also a 4th Degree Knight of Columbus.