Kent has been working at Snodgrass Funeral Home for 10 years. He also works with special needs children in Kanawha County Schools.
Kent graduated from Duval High School and is now retired from Dow Chemical. He is a 27 year resident of South Charleston, where is serves on the City Council. He is a member of the Masonic Lodge, Bene Kedem Shrine and the Royal Order of the Jesters. He is a member of Bible Center Church.
Kent has been married for 36 years and has one daughter. He enjoys golfing, riding his Harley with his wife and spending time with his grandson, Cameron.