Jonathon Benson is an Assistant Vice President with George K. Baum & Company’s Kansas and Missouri Public Finance practice. 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. He has worked on general obligation, revenue and lease financings for counties, cities, school districts, utility districts, municipal entities and 501(c) (3) organizations. Prior to joining GKB, Mr. Benson worked as an underwriter in the public finance industry and as an analyst for an asset management firm in New York City.
Mr. Benson obtained a Bachelor of Science in Finance, Cum Laude, from the University of Missouri—Columbia.