Joe Kent: Wiki, Biography, Wife, Age, Net worth, Parents, Education, Political Career & More

Joe Kent (born 11 April 1980, Age: 42 Years) is a famous American politician, former US army veteran, media face, social media influencer, and entrepreneur from Sweet Home, Oregon, United States. Joe is best known in the country as a member of the Republican party. Being a politician, he also appeared in lots of political events and rallies. He also participated in the General election for the U.S. House Washington District 3.

According to Ballotpedia, the Democratic party’s candidate, Marie Gluesenkamp Perez defeated Joe in the General election for U.S. House Washington District 3 on November 8, 2022. As per his LinkedIn profile, he also served the position in the US Army as an infantryman. In this article, we provide you the information about Joe Kent.

Who is Joe Kent Politician?

Kent is a famous politician and entrepreneur. He rose to fame after becoming the candidate in the General election for U.S. House Washington District 3. However, he lost to the opposition candidate, Marie Gluesenkamp Pérez on 8 November 2022. Joe launched his campaign for Washington’s 3rd congressional district on February 18, 2021.

He becomes a member of the Republican party. Apart from being a politician, Joe is also a successful entrepreneur. He is also working as a Project Manager at Technology Startup since August 2019. Kent also enlisted in the Army as an infantryman and earned his way into the Ranger Regiment and then Special Forces.

Kent with Donald Trump

Joe Kent Wiki, Biodata & Facts

Full Real NameJoe Kent.
Date of Birth11 April 1980 (Friday).
Age (as of 2022)42 years old.
Place of BirthSweet Home, Oregon, United States.
Current ResidenceBattle Ground, Washington, United States.
ProfessionPolitician, Former US Army Veteran, Media Face, Social Media Influencer, and Entrepreneur.
Net worthUSD 1-2 Million (approx.).
Zodiac SignAries.
School/CollegeNorwich University.

Joe Kent Biography, Age & Education

Joe was born in Sweet Home, Oregon, United States. He took birth on Friday, April 11, 1980. As per his date of birth, Joe’s age is 42 years old (as of 2022). This talented guy celebrates his birthday on the 11th of every April. Kent follows the Christian religion. According to his official website, grew up in Portland, Oregon.

Not only this, but he also spent formative years in the Cascades and Columbia River Gorge. He is a multi-talented guy. Joe also joined Boy Scouts and Explorer Scouts. Talking about his education then, Joe completed his higher studies at Norwich University. At the age of 18, Joe joined the US Army. At present, he serves the position of a politician.

Joe Kent’s Net worth

Kent earned a good income from his job in the US Army. Besides this, Joe also earns money from his political career. At present, he is living in Battle Ground, Washington, United States along with his kids. Kent’s estimated net worth is around $1-2 million (approx.).

Joe Kent Family, Nationality & Ethnicity

Joe is a part of a well-settled family. He was born to American parents. However, Kent does not reveal the names of his parents and siblings. As per the sources, his parents belong to Pacific Northwest.

According to the sources, Joe’s father is an entrepreneur. His mother is a homemaker. Joe spent his childhood in different cities along with his siblings and cousins. Kent also shares photos with his family members on social media.

Parents & Siblings

FatherMr. Kent.
MotherMrs. Kent.
BrotherWill Update.
SisterNot Known.

Joe Kent’s Wife, Girlfriend & Children

Talking about his love life then, Kent is a widower. He got married to his wife named Shannon M. Kent. As per his official website, Joe’s wife, Shannon was also an Army veteran. His wife, Shannon Kent, was killed fighting ISIS in Syria.

Kent with his wife and kids

The sudden death of his wife gave a huge shock to him. As per the reports, Kent does not remarry. Talking about his kids then, he is the father of two kids. He often shares images with his kids on social media. There is no proper information is available about Joe’s current relationship status.

Personal Details

Marital StatusWidower.
WifeShannon M. Kent.
Relationship StatusSingle.
GirlfriendWill Update.
ChildrenHe has two kids.
Previous AffairsNot Disclosed.

Joe Kent Height, Weight & Physical Stats

WeightIn Kilograms: 70 kg
In Pounds: 154.32 lbs
HeightIn Feet Inches: 5′ 9″
In Meters: 1.75 m
In Centimetres: 175 cm
Hair ColorSalt & Pepper.
Eye ColorGreen.
Shoe Size8 US.

Joe Kent’s Political Career, Polls & Elections

Kent is a famous politician. Before stepping into politics. He served as an infantryman in the US Army. He also earned his way into the Ranger Regiment and then Special Forces. After that, he worked as a Special Forces Candidate/Student at JFK Special Warfare Center and School for over 1 year.

Not only this, but Joe was also the Warrant Officer Candidate School. Besides this, he was also the Executive Officer/Detachment Commander at the 5th Special Forces Group (Airborne) – US Army for over 9 years. In August 2019, he joined Technology Startup as a Project Manager.

Kent become the candidate for Congress (WA-03) in February 2021. He also participated in the General election for U.S. House Washington District 3 but lost to Democratic Party candidate Marie Gluesenkamp Pérez on 8 November 2022.

Joe Kent Wikipedia, Instagram & Social Profiles

Facts About Joe Kent

  • Joe also served in the position of an Operations Officer at the Intelligence Community.
  • From April 2013 to August 2018, he worked as a USASOC logo
  • Executive Officer/Troop Commander at USASOC.
  • Kent’s wife was also a cancer survivor.
  • His wife was killed fighting ISIS in Syria on January 16th, 2019.
  • He served in the US Army from 1998 to 2019.
  • His Army rank is Chief Warrant Officer III.


  1. What is Joe Kent’s profession?He is a Politician, Former US Army Veteran, Media Face, Social Media Influencer, and Entrepreneur.
  2. What is Joe Kent’s political party?He is a member of the Republican Party.
  3. How old is Joe Kent?He is 42 years old (as of 2022).
  4. How rich is Joe Kent?He made a net worth of $1-2 million (approx.).
  5. Who defeated Joe Kent in the General election for U.S. House Washington District 3?Marie Gluesenkamp Pérez.
  6. Who is Joe Kent’s wife?He married Shannon M. Kent.