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Joe Kent is a candidate running for the 3rd Congressional District in Washington. He will run in the November 2022 elections in the United States. In addition to politics, he served in the United States Army from 1998 to 2018. Furthermore, he has worked as a Project Manager for a technical business as well as for the CIA. According to the most recent statistics, Joe is leading Jaime Herrera Beutler in the primary race by 960 votes, thanks to a significant spike in Clark County. It will be interesting to watch the findings in the coming days, as there are still over 10,000 ballets to count.

Early Life

Joe Kent was born on April 11, 1980, in the Sweet Home city of Oregon, United States of America. Because of confidentiality and security concerns, no information on his parents, siblings, or other family members is available on the internet. Aside from politics, he has a deep interest in technology and is a tech fanatic. There is no information available on the internet about Joe Kent’s high school education, such as his school’s name or primary course of study. After completing his high school education, he enrolled at Norwich University, where he earned a bachelor’s degree in Strategic Defense Analysis in 2017.

Joe Kent’s Professional Career

Kent served in the United States Army for over 20 years, from 1998 to 2018. In 1998, he was assigned to Fort Lewis in the American capital as an infantry soldier. He served there until 2002 when he joined the Special Forces as a student at the JFK Special Warfare Center and School, where he studied for one and a half years. In 2003, he joined the United States Army in the 5th Special Forces Group (Airborne), where he worked in various segments.

Furthermore, he joined USASOC as a Troop Commander in 2013 and worked there for nearly 5 years. He began his technology career as a security consultant in 2019 and then worked as a project manager at a technology startup. He is now competing for the U.S. House Washington District 3 seat in the 2022 election. He received 5053 votes in Clark County, whilst Herrera received 3937 votes, and he now leads with 960 votes.

Social Media

Joe Kent posts frequently on Instagram (@joekent16jan19), where he has approximately 9K followers. His postings are mostly about the people of America and protests taking place across the country, and it appears that he is interested in politics. He also tweets frequently on Twitter, where he has 53.5K followers. Furthermore, neither Twitter nor Instagram has verified him.

Private Life

Joe Kent was married to the love of his life, Chief Petty Officer Shannon Kent, who was killed in a special operation for ISIS on 16 January 2019 in Syria. Immediately following his wife’s death, he returned to his own house in the Pacific Northwest to care for his sons and spend time with them. Furthermore, no information about his son is available on the internet.

Joe Kent’s Net worth

Joe now only has one source of income, which is his project management job. Previously, he was serving in the United States and earning a monthly salary just from there. In terms of his worth, the average U.S. army member earns $50,000 per year, thus Joe’s net worth is estimated to be over $1.5 million.


  • Joe enjoys visiting the woodlands because it allows him to immerse himself in nature.
  • Kent is a health-conscious individual, hence he follows a food-only diet.
  • He considers yoga to be preferable to the gym, and he meditates daily.
  • The Global War on Terror Foundation, Concerned Veterans for America, and even the Boy Scouts of America has certified him.