Kent was born in Edmonton and raised in Lethbridge. He attended LCI and Lethbridge College for a broadcast diploma and worked for local radio stations as a commercial writer and operator. Currently Kent works as a caretaker with Lethbridge School District # 51 and with Cornerstone as well. He is also working on his 5th class engineering certificate. Kent had an interest in working with the Funeral Home that started in high school and he had volunteered during the summer in the mid 90’s for Cornerstone. He believes it’s important to never take life for granted and to always help others.