Kent is a lifetime resident of the Tri-Cities, graduating in 1975 from Pasco High School and 1979 from Washington State University, with over 30 years of experience in the practice of public and private accounting.
He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Washington Society of Certified Public Accountants. Kent is also past president of the Central Chapter of Certified Public Accountants.
His practice consists primarily of individual and business income tax planning, individual and business tax return preparation, and trust tax services.
Kent's family consists of wife Sharon, a DVM and owner of the Richland Animal Hospital PS, son Jason, and daughters Alexis and Kelsey.
Personal activities include spending time with family and friends, attending concerts and sporting events, as well as enjoying the many activities of his children.