You are here: Home / Blogs at Gustavus / Alumni Blog / Carol Hande Petersen ’77 and Ross Petersen ’76 Posted on June 20th, 2014 by Gustavus Alumni Ross Petersen ’76 is the honorable mayor of Ely Minnesota. His wife of 35 years Carol Hande Petersen ’77 taught school in ely for 37 years and has now retired! This news was submitted using our Submit Your News form. If you have any news you'd like to share, please let us know! Tweet Categories: SubmittedTags: 1976, 1977, Carol Hande Peterson, Job, retired, Ross Petersen Comments are closed.