Association of Medical Facility Professionals
Brought to Nemours in 2006 to build and manage the enterprise-wide Corporate Facility Division during a time of rapid growth and development. His broad responsibilities were to manage Real Estate, Design, Construction, Facility Management, and Physical Security. During this period, He served as responsible Project Executive for over $1.35B in new projects totaling over $1.8M sf. That included the new 635,000 sf Nemours Children's Hospital in Orlando and the 5 story, 450,000 sf AIDHC Inpatient Pavilion, and increased care locations from about 15 to more than 100 throughout six states. Nemours revenues grew from $533M to $1.4B in that same period. He also was responsible for the $38.5Mm Restoration of the Albert I duPont Mansion and Gardens and the 110,000sf, $26M Nemours Corporate Home Office Campus. Mr. Kent holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Texas A&M University in Architecture. He has over 35 years experience in Real Estate Development, design, construction, and facility management of complex healthcare, commercial, and retail facilities. He is the current President of the Association of Medical Facility Professionals and speaker at many Healthcare, Design, and Construction and Physical Security educational events. He has a long history of returning to TAMU to Lecture and bring real projects to the School of Architecture.