Jonathon Benson is an Assistant Vice President with George K. Baum & Company's Kansas/Missouri Public Finance group. Mr. Benson joined GKB in February of 2017 and is involved in the transaction, execution and quantitative structuring of both tax-exempt and taxable debt financings for counties, cities, school districts and other municipal entities. He also works on both general obligation and revenue financings for the firm. Prior to joining GKB, Mr. Benson worked as an Underwriter for Central States Capital Markets, LLC, and as an Analyst for Lerpercq de Neuflize Asset Management in New York City.

Mr. Benson obtained a Bachelor of Science Degree in Finance (cum laude) from the University of Missouri—Columbia.