Brent is a Director on Graham Allen Partners’ Investments team where his primary responsibility is to assist GAP's portfolio companies with finance and merger and acquisition related activities. Brent Kitts is also the Chief Financial Officer of SEMMA Health and is responsible for helping the company achieve its financial goals and objectives, as well as optimizing the company’s operating performance.
Brent brings over eight years of broad finance, accounting and business advisory expertise with a specialization in healthcare. Prior to joining SEMMA Health, Brent served as the interim CFO for a $140MM+ private healthcare services organization where he managed all financial-related activities of the company. Additionally, he led the spinout and consolidation of several of the company’s ancillary business lines into a separate operating company and then helped raise outside investment capital for the new company’s expansion initiatives. Prior to this role, Brent spent five years in public accounting where he provided assurance and business advisory services to healthcare and other professional services related businesses. In this role, Brent managed quarterly and annual assurance engagements for his clients, as well as partnered with business owners to help them understand their business challenges and achieve their strategic goals.
Brent’s competitive drive and passion for resolving difficult business problems led him to take on the toughest clients and quickly made him a leader within the firm. A native of Portland, Oregon, Brent earned his B.S. in business administration with a concentration in finance and accounting from the University of Oregon and his M.B.A. from the University of Notre Dame where he graduated magna cum laude.