Trent Davis joined the Piper Center in August 2023 as the Assistant Director, Career Coach and Development, Business Careers. Trent primarily services Oles who are interested in a career in the business field and first meeting appointments with Freshmen and Sophomores. Before this new role, Trent was a member of the Human Resources team at the St. Olaf community.

Trent has a background in both the education and business fields. Prior to St. Olaf, Trent worked within the Talent Acquisition and HR team at a global medical device company, advising and hiring for all business roles at the company. Prior to his corporate experience, Trent worked at the Graduate Business Career Center at the University of Minnesota in a dual role of employer relations and coaching. He is looking forward to bringing the best of both experiences to this new role, when coaching students on various career paths.

Trent is a graduate of the Carlson School of Management at the University of Minnesota and earned his Bachelor of Science in Human Resources and Industrial Relations.

A native of Illinois, Trent is still an avid Cubs fan. He also enjoys traveling, watching movies, and spending time with family and friends. In his free time, Trent is a lacrosse and baseball coach in the Twin Cities at both the middle school and club levels. Trent and his partner Molly live in St. Paul with their dogs, Osa and Roo.