As a mission integration healthcare executive and dialogue facilitator, Brent has facilitated seminars on ethics, human trafficking response, the art of reflection, effective dialogue techniques, and leadership training for thousands of educators, physicians, nurses, and healthcare administrators. He has enjoyed working with leading resilience studies researchers to create workshops for healthcare staff. He is the co-founder of “Sowing Solidarity,” a nonprofit sustainable urban farm in Sacramento, California. Prior to domestic service, Brent served as a nonprofit consultant and Fulbright scholar in Uganda, which led to HIV testing, AIDS medication, and safe water access for rural villages. Brent has studied multiple theories and philosophies of dialogue, and as the chair of a hospital ethics committee, he honed the skills for dialoguing across polarities in highly charged situations.