Mr. Kent was formerly a Managing Director in Real Estate Investments at Alex. Brown & Sons and subsequently at Deutsche Bank Alex. Brown. He has a Chartered Financial Analyst designation and is a member of the Baltimore Society of Security Analysts, and the Maryland Bar Association. Mr. Kent served as Chair of the Baltimore Community Foundation and as a board member of the University of Maryland Endowment Fund, the Calvert School, Center Stage, and Johns Hopkins School of Nursing. He also served as an Arbitrator for the NASD. Mr. Kent received his JD from the University of Maryland School of Law, his MBA from the Columbia School of Business and his BS from Princeton University.