Brent Bitz Brent is a retired businessman whose career involved him in large scale commercial real estate projects throughout North America. Since moving to Sedona with his wife Dion in 2006, he has been an active member of the community. In recent years he has been a Board Member of the Verde River Basin Partnership, past Chair of the City of Sedona’s Sustainability Commission and past Vice Chair of its Water Conservation Advisory Committee. Brent believes that Friends is well positioned to work with everyone in the Verde Valley community to help preserve the unique resource that is the Verde River. As a Board Member of the Northern Arizona Audubon Society and an active birder, Brent enjoys traveling around the world to meet new people and see our feathered friends.