Brent retired from his most recent full-time role as Chief Executive Officer of Kindred Credit Union in early 2019 and this role represented the culmination of a 35-year work career. After completing the requirements associated with qualifying as a chartered accountant, Brent’s career spanned a broad range of the various sectors within the broader financial services industry. Brent’s roles have principally involved financial accounting, accounting controls and financial reporting but as his career progressed, his roles involved increased emphasis on team and organizational leadership.
Brent has his Bachelor of Business Administration and is a qualified Chartered Accountant (CA) and Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA). Over the course of his work career, Brent has devoted more than 30 years experience serving on various boards the majority of which have taken place in a corporate for-profit board setting but also including not-for-profit board settings.
Brent completed his first term as a director of Financial Services Regulatory Authority of Ontario (FSRA) in mid 2021 and is currently serving a further three-year term. While serving on the board of directors of FSRA, Brent has also been a member of and/or chaired various board committees in addition to being the Chair of the Audit and Finance Committee for the entirety of his board service with FSRA.