Leadership Advisory Council

Brent Petty, CMRP

Brent Petty is Executive Industry Consultant for Healthcare, at Lexmark International, Inc. Brent joined Lexmark in 2015 after serving 12 years as System Vice President, Supply Chain for Wellmont Health System, Kingsport TN. Brent in addition to his Lexmark responsibility currently has the distinct honor in being the 2015 Chairman of the Board of the Association for Healthcare Resource Materials Management. (AHRMM). Petty earned his professional designation as a Certified Materials Resource Professional (CMRP) through the AHA Certification Center, a division of the American Hospital Association. ​​



Jean Sargent

Jean Sargent has over 25 years in leadership positions, in central service/materials and supply chain management. Ms. Sargent’s extensive experience provides a foundation to support healthcare providers in the functions of:  Interim Leadership, Strategic Planning, UDI Adoption and Implementation, Process Efficiencies/LEAN, Mentoring and Education, Assessments and Strategy, Strategic Sourcing, Sterile Processing/OR, and Value Analysis. Ms. Sargent’s passion is supporting patient safety in the adoption and implementation of the UDI working with providers, suppliers and solution providers.  Ms. Sargent has been actively involved with education for many years as a speaker, educator, and writer/editor. Ms. Sargent was President of AHRMM in 2007 and received the George R. Gossett Leadership Award in 2010 for her contributions to the association/industry. She is a recognized leader in the industry.