State Building Division Administrator
Brent Flachsbart joined the DAS team in 2023 as the Building Division Administrator. Brent’s wealth of experience guides his leadership, having recently retired as a Colonel from the Nebraska Army National Guard after a 30+ year career. Over the course of his career, Brent served in a variety of supervisory, operational, and policy roles, including two combat tours in Iraq, an overseas tour in Bosnia, Brigade leadership positions, and positions with the Department of Defense and Department of the Army at the Pentagon. In his most recent role with the Army, Brent served as Director of Construction and Facilities Management where he was responsible for overseeing all real estate, construction, and facility management-related activities for the Nebraska National Guard.
Brent is an engineer by training and graduated from the University of Missouri-Rolla with a BS in Mechanical Engineering. He also has earned an MBA from Webster University and a Masters of National Security Studies from the U.S. Naval War College.