Kent Ellis Oleen was born in Junction City, KS, graduating from Dwight High School, then Bethany College in Lindsborg, KS.
Following his military service in the Vietnam War, Mr. Oleen received his Masters in Business from Emporia State University, then earned his Juris Doctorate from Washburn University in 1976. He has practiced law in Kansas since 1976 and is the founding partner of Oleen Law Firm.
Mr. Oleen has served as an adjunct professor at Kansas State University in Agricultural Law and has practiced law in Kansas, representing his clients in Kansas and surrounding states. He now specializes in estate planning, family trusts, and agricultural law. He provides more than 40 years of expertise and counsel to the Oleen Law Firm.
Kent Oleen serves as counsel to Farmers State Bank, is a member of the Kansas Bar Association and is active in a number of service and community organizations.