Mr. Traetow has been the High School Principal since January of 2002. Prior to that he was the Junior High Principal in Trimont and the Elementary Principal in Welcome. He received his Administrative Degrees from MSU in Mankato and his undergraduate degree from Westmar College.

Mr. Traetow's wife is Judy Traetow and they have three children who are graduates of Martin County West - Danielle (99), Jonathon (09), and Kayla (11). They have 3 grandchildren - Jacob, Jackson, and Collin.

Contact: David Traetow