About Kent

Kent's Professional Life

Kent Roberson currently works at the Smith-Free Group as an associate. He monitors federal legislation issues that include transportation, banking, finance, environmental, and housing. He is also an adjunct professor at University of Maryland – University College, where he teaches government and political science classes.     


Prior to joining The Smith-Free Group, Kent worked for CSX Transportation as the legislative and administrative assistant. He gained exposure to Capitol Hill while interning for U.S. Congressman Albert Wynn. He then served as a legislative assistant for a Maryland State Delegate.  

Kent's Family Life


Originally from Memphis, TN, Kent currently resides in Clinton, MD with his wife Jamii and their two sons.  Both boys attend schools within Prince George's County, where Kent is the Vice-President of the PTSA. Kent is a proud graduate of Frederick Douglass High School in Upper Marlboro, MD. He received his Bachelor’s and Master’s in political science from Ball State University.

Kent's Volunteer Activities

Kent is a member of Ebenezer A.M.E. Church where he serves as the co-chair of the Social Conscious Ministry.  He is also the chairman of the Parks and Rec Board, and is a dedicated volunteer at the Larkin-Chase Nursing Home. Along with these activities, Kent is a member of the Prince George's County Young Democrats, South County Democratic Club, and the NAACP.