Jeffrey Kent is Managing Director of Corporate Facilities
for Enterprise Services at Nemours. As such, he is responsible for
everything from real estate to design and construction for all of the
Nemours facilities, which span several states. Recently, that has
comprised more than $750 million in projects, including a new hospital
in Orlando, Fla., and a large addition to a hospital in Wilmington, Del.
Prior to working at Nemours, Jeff was president at SwedishAmerican Real
Estate Corporation, where he was responsible for all hospital and health
system facility development, planning, design, and construction. In
addition, he developed and executed a 132 million system-wide facility
As president of Mt. Air Design and Construction, Jeffrey led the health
system through the strategic redevelopment and expansion of the hospital
and bought and redeveloped a vacant 70,000-square-foot building into a
high level medical office building.
Jeff also served as vice president, Division Manager Facility Services
of Huntington Banks, where he reconfigured the systems and, in less than
a year, reduced net overhead by 22% and increased customer satisfaction
Originally from the Midwest, Jeff grew up in Columbus, Ohio, and earned
his BA in architecture at Texas A&M University.