Brent Chamberlain calls Southern Utah home. He lived in Orderville as a child, and completed his schooling in St. George and Cedar City, including College of Southern Utah, now known as Southern Utah University. In 1979 he started a career in mining, moving his wife Kathy and 5 children from Colorado to California, but most of the years were in Nevada with gold mines. His focus with the various mining companies include Human Resources, mine safety, and community relations and public affairs. He served on numerous boards and committees including hospital, chamber of commerce, Boy Scouts, college, State of Nevada, mining associations, and numerous church responsibilities.