Kent Schnurbusch is the general manager at The Carpet Shoppe and the sales manager of the commercial department. While in college, Kent held a position working for a flooring wholesaler before starting at The Carpet Shoppe. After graduating, he started working here and has now been with the company since May 28th, 1996!
While working here, Kent has worked on a variety of projects focusing on senior living, healthcare, and hotels. Through his leadership and experience, he has developed a commercial department that performs corporate work in six different states. He has also created a flooring design concept for a senior living account that has become their standard for all their remodeling projects. One of the most rewarding aspects of his position is watching a project go from design to completion.
Kent grew up in West Plains, Missouri. He attended Missouri State University (formally SMSU), earning a degree in Administrative Management with a minor in Marketing. Outside of The Carpet Shoppe, Kent serves as an ambassador for the Springfield Chamber of Commerce and is active within his church, serving as an usher on Sunday mornings. His family enjoys camping and being on the river.