Brent has completed a B.Sc. from McMaster, a M.Sc. from Waterloo, both in chemistry, and a MBA from Athabasca University.
He has worked at Xerox for over 25 years with most of that time in an Environment, Health, and Safety role. He is responsible for EHS regulatory and management system compliance for Xerox Canada which spans health and safety programs, environmental compliance approval, new substance notification, chemical management plan reporting, waste management, and emissions reporting.
Brent is also the current chair of the Canadian Standards Council of Canada mirror committee for ISO TC229 nanotechnologies Working Group 3 on EHS standards.