As the director of the GSAS Visiting Fellows and Special Students program, Alexander Kent oversees the operations related to GSAS's robust visiting graduate student program. As a member of the Harvard GSAS Admissions and Financial Aid Office, Alexander is responsible for a variety of admissions and financial aid duties for GSAS, serving as the point of contact for the admissions system of record. He started working in admissions and financial aid at GSAS in 2014. Before transitioning to a career in higher education, Alexander spent five years as a project manager with a private firm in Boulder, Colorado. He received a BS in business administration from the University of Vermont, with a minor in German.