Nicollet County Auditor/Treasurer Bridgette Kennedy announced her retirement on Tuesday. Her last day on the job will be February 14th. Kennedy has spent more than 4 decades in the Nicollet County Auditor-Treasurer office, including nearly 8 years in her current position. She also served as interim county administrator for 6 months after the retirement of County Administrator Bob Podhradsky in 2012. Kennedy and her husband Tom, who has worked for Nicollet County Public Works for the last 37 years, are taking advantage of the county’s early retirement incentives. Jaci Kopet will take over as interim auditor/treasurer after Kennedy retires. She has worked with Nicollet County for the last 16 years.