Kent is a Project Director in Stantec's health studio. He has been a practicing architect for over 30 years and has worked on over 100 projects on more than 40 hospital/university campuses. He has served on the AIA National Board of Directors, the AIA Gold Medal Jury, the Architecture Magazine advisory council, the National Intern Development Program coordinating committee and has served on four NAAB college accreditation teams. Kent has extensive experience managing complex projects with multiple user streams and multiple consultants. He is responsible for maintaining project communications, workplans, schedules, adherence to budgets, as well as organization of all documentation. Kent has served this role on the national ranked Lurie Children's 22nd floor renovation where former office space was transformed into a pediatric Intensive Care unit. His work at Lurie continues as he is currently completing their 17th floor to modify former office spaces into a pediatric Hema/Oncology unit.