Brent is a former hockey player for Australia, being part of the Kookaburras team from 2009-2013.

He has held positions as the coach of the WA Under 21s team (2015) and assistant coach for the WA Thundersticks in the Australian Hockey League (2016).

Brent has completed a Commerce Degree with an Accounting & Finance double major, and is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants Australia (CA).

He has extensive financial experience across tax accounting and compliance, financial reporting, and strategy/corporate governance.

Previously, he was a Senior Manager (Private Enterprise) with KPMG Perth, and is currently the Chief Financial Officer of V&V Walsh Meat Processors & Exporters.