Brent has been a follower of Christ since 1980. He is married to Linda, who teaches at LCS and they have two children, Emma and Ella Kate, both who are students at Lighthouse.

Brent graduated from Tennessee Technological University with a BS in Finance and later graduated with an MBA from Lipscomb University. Brent also played Tennis for Columbia State College. Brent has works as a Financial Underwriter with Cigna. Brent loves coaching Lighthouse Cross Country.