Trent joined the Library Company as a Grants Specialist in 2023 and brings over a decade of non-profit experience to his role. As a Grants Specialist at the Library Company, Trent works to build philanthropic relationships and responds to corporate, foundation, and government funding opportunities. He previously served as the Assistant Director of Glen Foerd, a public park and cultural site in Philadelphia, where he oversaw development, marketing, programming, and day-to-day operations. Prior to joining Glen Foerd, he served as an associate in the development office of the Brandywine Conservancy & Museum of Art. Trent earned his Bachelor’s degree in Art History from Carleton College and his Master’s degree from the Winterthur Program in American Material Culture, where he was a Lois F. McNeil Fellow.