Prior to joining AirFinance, Brent spent almost 10 years with Textron Financial ending as the Chief Credit Officer of their Captive Finance division. The Captive Finance division finances products manufactured by Textron, Inc. and their subsidiaries including Cessna Aircraft, Bell Helicopter, E-Z-GO Golf Equipment, and Jacobsen Turf Equipment. In his role as Chief Credit Officer, Brent had responsibility for oversight of the credit process, setting of policy and procedures, portfolio oversight as well as chairing both the credit committee and the residual value committee.
Brent has held various management roles with Textron Financial before becoming Chief Credit Officer, including SVP – Credit and Documentation, VP – Credit, and VP – Credit and Operations. From 1993 to 2002, Brent held management positions with Conseco, GreenTree Financial, ITT Commercial Finance, and May Department Stores.
Brent received his bachelor’s degree with a concentration in Finance from Central Michigan University, is a certified Green Belt in Six Sigma, as well as a graduate of the Thunderbird School of Global Management Executive Leadership program.
Brent is based in Wichita, Kansas and can be reached at email@example.com +1.316-833-3347.