Brent is a force of innovation for TRUEbenefits and our clients. He has been a leader in the employee benefit industry for more than 25 years, bringing a unique ability to address our clients’ most complex challenges with practical, often ingenious, solutions that deliver results. Together, his fresh thinking and deep expertise lead to strategic employee benefit plans that are right for our clients, meet their business and financial objectives, and honor their culture.
Prior to co-founding TRUEbenefits, Brent led the Employee Benefits group of Diversified Financial Services. He acquired the division in 1992, merged it in 1997, and re-named it Castlerock Benefits Group in 2000. He initially honed his skills at the largest privately held brokerage firm in the world, Johnson & Higgins (now part of Mercer).
Brent is a member of the Wellness & Population Health Management Committee of the Benefit Advisors Network, the nation’s premier, independent employee benefit consulting consortium. He is also a board member of the Lake Washington Human Resources Association (LWHRA) and a member of Delta Dental of Washington’s Broker Advisory Council.
Brent grew up in the Puget Sound region and graduated from the University of Washington. He followed in the footsteps of his father, who also managed a benefit consulting firm. He married his college sweetheart, and they have a teenage daughter. Away from the office, Brent’s passion is golf, where he’s able to unwind and enjoy time with friends.