Vice President of Workforce Development
As Vice President of Workforce Development, Brent leads WIA’s workforce programs aimed at ensuring a pipeline of qualified workers for the wireless industry. These initiatives include the Telecommunications Industry Recognized Apprenticeship Program (TIRAP) and the Telecommunications Education Center (TEC). Brent brings more than 20 years of experience in workforce development, staffing, public-private partnerships, and education and training solutions. He previously led workforce development, career awareness, and training initiatives for Argentum, the industry association representing the senior living industry, and The Manufacturing Institute at the National Association of Manufacturers. He also served as vice president of staffing and mid-Atlantic operations for PrimeFlight Aviation Services and as manager of national partnerships for the U.S. Department of Labor.