Brent is managing director of Memstronics serving the smart city, industrial automation, IoT and high reliability electronics markets. He has 25 years of experience in product development, operations management and business development for MEMS, sensors, semiconductors, wireless telemetry, remote monitor and control systems, mixed signal systems, and OEM integration. His career spans companies including 3M, Cypress Semiconductor, Silicon Light Machines, and the Microelectronics and Computer Corporation (MCC). At MCC he designed and managed a new fab where developed a novel manufacturing architecture for RF microelectromechanical systems (MEMS) and advanced the technology to an acquisition by Teravicta Technologies. Brent serves as the Global Engagement Chair for IEEE Sensors Council, is founding Chair of IEEE Central Texas MEMS & Sensors Chapter and founding Officer of IEEE SF Bay Area MEMS & Sensors Chapter. Brent received his BS and MS degrees in Chemistry from Texas State University and executive MBA from The University of Texas at Austin.