Trent has led Central Payments since the division’s inception in 2014. He brings more than 25 years of debit, credit, and prepaid payments experience to the organization. In addition to his executive leadership, Trent is actively involved in new product innovations, business development, and regulatory compliance. Trent was the executive responsible for products garnering nine Pay Awards, three of which garnered Best in Class or Category. He is also the inventor on 14 patents for various processes and methods associated with consumer financial services. In 2016, Trent was named to the CFPB’s Community Bank Advisory Council and chaired the agency’s Cards, Payments, and Deposit Markets Committee. Trent’s career path includes senior positions at three nationwide payment card issuers and the FDIC. He is also a Certified Risk Professional and Certified Regulatory Compliance Manager.