Panel Discussion: Perspectives in Development
10:45 AM - 11:30 AM Thu
Brent is a fifth-generation Oregonian, raised in the Portland metro area, and moved to Bend with wife and two kids in 2005. Brent began working for a regional builder/developer in 1989, rising professionally from sales assistant to division President. Responsibilities included the acquisition of land, development, sales, construction of homes, and warranty. 2007 was the busiest year for the division, consisting of 104 homes. During Brent's time with this firm, he was involved with over 50 neighborhoods and over 1,000 homes.
In 2014, Brent transitioned to traditional Real Estate. Since then, has represented six different Central Oregon builders/developers in the acquisition of land, development, and sales of homes, including over 15 different neighborhoods and over 350 homes.
Volunteer experience of a professional nature has included: serving as Chair of the charter review committee and on the compensation committee for the city of Bend, serving on the wildfire mitigation committee for Deschutes County, serving as the development Chair and on the Board of Directors for the Old Farm District neighborhood association, serving on several committees for Central Oregon REALTORS® Association including the Board of Directors and Chairing the government affairs committee and currently the President-elect, serving on the Board of Directors and the government affairs committee for the Oregon REALTORS®, serving on the Board of Directors for the Central Oregon Police Chaplaincy.
Brent strongly believes that those that have been successful have a responsibility to give back to their communities.