Our Team

Open Position – SENT Director 

See the Career Opportunities page for information regarding job openings with SENT.

Kent Pope – Director of Operations (SENT Staff)

Kent has called Topeka “home” since 1996 – where his career in retail management has developed his skills in managing people and processes. His ability to listen and see the needs of others will help advance the goals of SENT. Kent is married to Marsha and they have two married sons (and now two daughters!). When not at work, Kent is biking, hiking or on an outdoor adventure.

Johnathan Sublet – Chairman

Johnathan functions as the Lead Pastor for the Hi-Crest campus of Fellowship Bible Church. He is married to Tricia and together they have three wonderful kids. Johnathan is a Texas native who is new to hunting but an avid fan of sports.

Jeremy Wynne – Vice Chairman

Raised in Topeka and currently serves as the Outreach Pastor at Fellowship Bible Church as well as the Sharefest Coordinator and Vice Chairman of SENT. Married since 2014 to Paige Wynne they live in the Hi-Crest community and love spending time with friends, family and at Shawnee Lake. Jeremy graduated from KU in 2013 and will complete his masters degree from Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in 2019. His desire is to see the Church mobilized to make disciples of Jesus Christ among the nations.

Rob Hunt – Business Development & SENT Transition Coordinator

Retired after 35 years in sales and marketing. Most recently worked in strategic business planning and developing college graduates in intern programs. Since retiring in 2015, has spent much time in Hi-Crest working with Networx and other programs to help develop skills and opportunities with the local residence. Has a mindset of working from within the community to grow and elevate itself to achieve bigger and better opportunities.

Renee Hunt – Secretary & Community Wellness

Renee has been a nurse for 39 years and a Neonatal Nurse practitioner for 22 of her career. Has taught in nursing school as well as been in labor and delivery prior to the NICU. Married 39 years with one son. Has a heart for helping people find and follow Christ through identifying their talents and creating a plan for letting them flourish in their relationship with God. Loves to open up her home to cook and feed people both physically and spiritually.

SJ Hazim – Resource Development & Education

SJ was awarded a Rising star recognition from The Topeka Capital Journal 2019, for his community involvement and impact. A board Member of the Police Athletic League and council member of Strengthening Police and Community Partnerships. An all around community servant promoting volunteerism and mentorship. Founder of Project Forward and a member of Momentum 2022 Community Engagement, Pride, & Service Work Group. SJ is “all in”, “all the time” in any endeavor he takes on.

Brian Childs – Education

Brian has been a resident of Topeka since 1984. He has served East Topeka for 15 years as an educator at Highland Park Central Elementary and Ross Elementary.  Currently, he is an assistant principal at Hogan Preparatory Academy Elementary School in Kansas City, Missouri. Brian believes that every child has a right to a quality education and that all children have great potential.