As an independent consultant, Mike Kent helps organizations become more effective, efficient, and compliant by optimizing the way people learn and perform their work. He has over 29 years of training, quality, and technical expertise in regulated environments across the pharmaceutical, medical device, biologics, and diagnostic industries. Blending this experience with a strong passion for training, knowledge management, and human performance, Mike is able to enhance and help sustain a robust quality culture based on good decision-making and engagement. A drug development chemist turned quality systems professional, he specializes in optimizing the interface between people and their work environments. Mike received his Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry from Colorado State University, where he first started teaching and conducting pharmaceutical research.