A 45-year radio veteran, Kent's career has taken him to New Jersey, Kentucky, Ohio, Indiana, Oklahoma, and Washington. In the 80s, he hosted the award-winning "Hit Magazine" on WTVN, Columbus. He went on to be morning personality and Program Director at Classic Hits stations in Indianapolis, Oklahoma City, and Spokane. He spent 31 years programming legendary Classic Hits KOMA, consistently achieving top-5 ratings. Kent was also named medium market Program Director of the year by Radio and Records magazine.