Commissioner Kent was elected in 1999 and represents the 1st Ward. He serves the community in the following ways:
City of Walker Personnel Committee
City of Walker Building Committee
City of Walker International Relations Committee
City of Walker Police and Fire Committee
Board Member with Kent County Credit Union
Member of St. Peter and Paul Parish and Chairperson of Christian Services
Commissioner Kent's goal is to continue to improve the aesthetic quality, infrastructure, and economy of the City of Walker. He believes the City of Walker should be conducive to business opportunities, preserving investment value, and maintaining a safe and family friendly community.
He has been employed with the Kent County Road Commission for the past 38 years and is currently employed as a weighmaster. He and wife, Carol have been married for 40 years. They have three adult children and four grandchildren. Commissioner Kent welcomes and encourages public opinion. Commissioner Kent may be contacted at (616) 745-9164 or by email.