Before relocating to Denver this year, Benson served as a senior investment consultant and portfolio manager for five years in Northern Trust’s Boca Raton, Florida, office. Previously he was at Wachovia Wealth Management, and managed investment portfolios for institutional and high-net-worth individuals and served on several investment policy committees at First National Bank and Trust. Benson began his career as an investment research analyst and portfolio risk manager.
Benson holds a bachelor’s degree in finance from Florida Atlantic University. He was a member of the CFA Institute, the CFA Society of South Florida, the Financial Planning Association and Leadership Boca.