Kent is a proficient goal-oriented leader with a proven track record of organization, growth, and fiscal responsibility. In 2020, Kent joined the Texas Medical Association (TMA) in their Association Management Department. He currently serves as the Executive Director for the Texas Academy of Physician Assistants (TAPA) and the Texas Association of Neurological Surgeons (TANS). Prior to joining TMA, Kent worked for a local Association of REALTORS® in varying aspects of association management for nearly a decade. Kent is passionate about serving non-profit organizations and specializes in leadership, finance/accounting, marketing/communications, and governmental affairs.
Kent has a passion for helping people and has a dream of making a difference in the lives of the people he encounters. He has served as the President of the local high school PTSA and is currently the Communications Chair for the Austin YNPN Chapter. Additionally, he is an ASAE NextGen Alumni and a graduate of Texas State University (go Bobcats). Kent is on track to graduate with his MBA from Concordia University – Texas in the summer of 2020.
When not working, Kent enjoys the water, watching movies, photography, reading, and most importantly spending quality time with his family.