Biographies

Brent Boles

Brent Boles was appointed to the Washburn Board of Regents January 21, 2015 by Governor Sam Brownback.Brent Boles

Mr. Boles is a managing partner of Schendel Lawn and Landscape and Top Spin, LLC, and is also involved in commercial real estate and corporate training.  He is the former owner of Schendel Pest Services, where his career spanned 20 years and included leadership positions in sales and management.  Mr. Boles also spent 18 months with ServiceMaster, working in Mergers and Acquisitions and serving as as Senior Vice President of their Canadian operations.

Mr. Boles currently serves as the board chairman of the Greater Topeka Chamber of Commerce, and on the boards of CrimeStoppers of Topeka and VisionBank.  He and his wife, Angela, have been long-time supporters of Washburn University through scholarships and business sponsorships.  Mr. Boles studied communications at Washburn from 1984-1988.

His term as a Regent is to expire June 30, 2018.  

*Official mailing address
Schendel Lawn & Landscape
4707 SW Sixth AvenueTopeka, KS 66606
(785) 286-0015