Northwest Allen County School Board Member, Kent Somers, is an independent consulting actuary after spending 25 years at Lincoln National Life as an executive in financial and risk management roles. He is a 1986 graduate from Purdue University with a Bachelors of Science degree in Mathematics. Professionally, Somers has earned both the FSA and CERA designations from the Society of Actuaries.Kent and his wife Lisa have three children, a son attending college studying pre-med and two daughters currently within the NACS system. In addition to a very busy family life, Somers serves on the board of directors for the Friends of the Lincoln Collection as the treasurer, participates on the Purdue Actuarial Program advisory council, and is on the steering committee for the Fort Wayne 9-12 organization. The Somers family attends Central Christian Ministries and is active in a number of church events.
This is Kent's first venture into public office, and he's determined to ensure that NACS continues to provide an outstanding educational environment for all students while striving for persistent growth in learning opportunities.
Township Represented: Perry Township
Began Serving on Board: 2013
Current Term Expires: 2016
Home Address: 12018 Thornapple Cove, Fort Wayne, IN 46845
Home Phone: 260-637-0163