Trent’s surveying career includes 10 years in the Public Sector work for a large utility company, and 15 years in the Private Sector, with 12 of the 15 years being the President / Founder of Diamondback Land Surveying, which he started on June 1st, 2008 (bottom of the economy). He has served through all officers of the chapter and state of NALS (Nevada Association of Land Surveyors), received the Meritorious Service Award for NALS in 2013, and was honored as the NALS Surveyor of the Year (2015). He is a past-President of NALS (2015), Current, Editor of The Nevada Traverse Publication (NALS), Current WestFed (The Western Federation of Professional Surveyors ) Director from NALS, Current Director on The Nevada Land Surveyors Education Foundation Board (NLSEF), Current Director on the Southern Nevada Chapter of the Nevada Association of Land Surveyors (NALS), Moderator/ Facilitator/ Founder of Mentoring Mondays for the Land Surveying Profession, and a Brand Ambassador for Get Kids Into Survey (GKiS). He is currently licensed in 5 Western States (Arizona, California, Nevada, Utah & Washington). He is also a Certified Federal Surveyor and a Nevada Water Rights Surveyor. He has been active in the Nevada Association of Land Surveyors (NALS) board every year since 2007.