Kent Mainquist


Kent Mainquist, CPA

Chief Financial Officer


As Chief Financial Officer of HGA, Kent is responsible for planning, integration and implementation of the firm's strategic vision and fiscal success. He is known for getting results, collaborative leadership, mentoring, and excellent people skills. Kent is a CPA with a degree from Minnesota State University. He is involved in many civic, community and professional organizations, including the CFO Round Table Committee of the National AIA. Kent is a current program committee member of the local Financial Executives Institute and a past board member on the Northside Business Association. He has been recognized in such publications as Finance & Commerce and Twin Cities Business.

Life is all about balance. At HGA, I thrive on balancing the tensions between the creative and financial side of the design business. Maintaining the right balance is crucial to attracting, retaining and rewarding highly talented professionals who excel at providing our clients with both innovative design and exemplary customer service.