As executive vice president for GS&P’s Transportation Division, Kent guides firmwide marketing and business development efforts for the market while providing leadership and direction for the practice. An experienced, strategic leader, Kent has decades of experience providing full-service transportation solutions in the areas of transportation planning, traffic engineering and roadway design. He has worked closely with a diverse range of domestic and international clients, including state departments of transportation, metropolitan planning organizations, counties, and cities in more than 20 U.S. states.
Kent has provided leadership in many professional organizations through his efforts with ASHE, ITE, TRB and NCHRP. He is also a sought-after community outreach facilitator and educational trainer. He has used his strong technical expertise and consensus-building knowledge to accelerate controversial projects for many agencies and communities.