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Who Is Republican Candidate, Joe Kent? Wikipedia, Married, Wife, Career, & Net Worth

Joe Kent

Joe Kent is a Political personality and is one of the Republican candidates to run for the election scheduled on 2 August 2022 to represent Washington’s 3rd Congressional district. Joe is America’s First candidate to run for primary representative Jamie Herrera Beutler in Washington’s 3rd Congressional District.

He has a strong online presence and has 132.1k followers on his Twitter. He is also active on Facebook and has 1.7k subscribers on his Youtube channel.

Who Is Joe Kent? Wikipedia Details

Republican candidate Joe Kent was born on 11 April 1980, and his birthplace is in Oregon, United States. Forty-one-year-old Joe holds an American nationality, and currently, he resides in Battle Ground, Washington. 

Joe Kent is an American politician who follows the path of Christianity. He has Aries as his birth sign. Furthermore, he stands tall at the height of 5 feet 9 inches (1.79 m) and has 86kg (189.5 lbs) in weight.

He went to Norwich University in 2015 and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Strategic Defense Analysis in 2017.

Who Are Joe Kent’s Parents?

Joe Kent was born to his parents in Sweet Home, Oregon. He grew up in Portland, Oregon; however, he has not shared any details of his parents and siblings with the media yet.

There is no information regarding his parents and his siblings on the internet.

Is Joe Kent Married?

Joe Kent is a married man and had a beautiful wife named Shannon M. Kent. She was his first love and married her wife on 24 December 2014. After the marriage, the couple was blessed with two beautiful children together. Sadly, his wife, Shannon, was killed in an exceptional activity for ISIS on 16 January 2019 in Syria.


His wife, Shannon, was a Chief Petty Officer and was an incredibly fearless woman. Their younger son was only 3 years and 8 months when Shannon was killed.

Joe Kent returned to Pacific Northwest and raised his two sons with his family. He had shared about his life after the death of his wife on The Spouse Angle Podcast back in 2021.

In addition, Joe recently posted a family photo along with his wife and sons on Facebook in remembrance of his wife. He took a selfie where his one son was standing and his youngest son with his wife.


He often posted his wife’s photos on her Instagram, which means he has no interest in a second marriage.

When Did Joe Kent Star His Career?

Joe Kent was an Infantry soldier in the 75th regiment in U.S. Army in 1998 when he was only 18 years old and became special forces candidate/student at JFK Special Warfare Center and School in 2002.

He was in the 5th Special Forces Group in US Army as an executive officer and detachment commander in 2009 and as a Special Forces Intelligence Sergeant from 2003 to 2009.

Joe also served as Executive Officer/Troop Commander at USASOC in 2013 and became Operations Officer of Intelligence Community in 2018.

Moreover, he is currently serving as Security Consultant and Sole Proprietor in Perpetual LLC since 2019 and as Project Manager of Technology Startup since 2019.


He became self-employed in Feb 2021 and worked as a candidate for Congress (WA-03) based in Battle Ground, Washington, United States.

What Is Joe Kent’s Net Worth?

Joe Kent has an estimated net worth of around $1.5 million. He lives a lavish and modest lifestyle with his fortunes generated from his profession as a political personality and former U.S Army.