Kent began his financial services career in 2011 when he became a Certified Public Accountant, serving in both advisory and compliance roles. He transitioned to wealth management and believes the Internal Revenue Code is the foundation for all financial planning. Kent is also a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professional. He graduated from North Georgia College and had the privilege of serving in the United States Army for almost 21 years. He earned an MBA and completed Army Ranger School, Basic Airborne Course, and Jumpmaster School, retiring as a lieutenant colonel. His wife is a recently retired Army colonel, and they have two kids in college. Kent can barely break 105 on the golf course but enjoys the game nonetheless.