Brent has 31 years of experience in providing both public and private survey services as well as managing and leading survey crews. Prior to joining RIC, Brent served as the Director of Engineering / County Surveyor for the Unified Government of Wyandotte County’s Public Works Division.

As the Director of Engineering / County Surveyor, he managed 15 personnel and oversaw project design, budgets, construction, and final product. Brent was also heavily involved in the UG’s development review process for the Engineering Division which included the review of private development plans, public infrastructure plans, plats, lot split surveys, easements, and worked with Legal on right-of-way issues.

Not only is Brent a Professional Surveyor, he is also a certified firearms instructor with the State of Kansas and the NRA. Outside of the office, Brent enjoys hunting, fishing, camping, golfing and shooting action pistol matches and is an avid cigar smoker.

Certifications: Professional Surveyor, KS, MO


  • Position: Director of Surveying
  • Name: Brent Thompson, PS
Brent Thompson