President and Chief Executive Officer
Hot Rail, LLC
Mr. Gent has served as an Intelligence Subject Matter Expert for thirty seven years with Naval Intelligence, including both active duty and government service. He has spent twenty years with the rail public safety program, Operation Lifesaver, and for fourteen years, has been the State Director of this program. Mr. Gent was a Terrorism Liaison Officer (TLO) for Northern Nevada. While in this position, he established Nevada’s first Railroad Auxiliary Team for the Washoe County Sheriff’s Office (WCSO), which provides trained force multiplier for the WCSO. This team is specifically focused on protecting the rail infrastructure in the 7,000 square miles of the county. Mr. Gent has a Bachelor of Science degree from Indiana State University and has received numerous military and civilian awards including: Naval Parachutist, Officer of the Deck and Flight Observer.