Kent Bonham

Deputy Director, Government Relations & Outreach

Office of External Affairs

Kent Bonham oversees PCAOB relations with the U.S. Congress, as well as various federal and state government agencies. He also oversees the PCAOB Scholars Program, the PCAOB forums, and other outreach events. Mr. Bonham joined the PCAOB in May 2007 after six years with Clark & Weinstock, Inc., a corporate advisory, lobbying, and consulting firm in Washington. Earlier, he served as deputy chief of staff and legislative director to Senator Chuck Hagel of Nebraska, a member of the Senate Banking Committee.

Mr. Bonham received a B.A. from Colby College and an MBA from Georgetown University's McDonough School of Business.