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Paul  E. Benge

Paul E. Benge

Chief Investment Officer, Founder

As the senior member in our group, Paul directs the investment strategies that help our clients address their financial goals.

Paul has been helping clients build, preserve, and transition their wealth for more than 30 years.  In September 2016, he founded Benge Financial Group and began using LPL Financial as his broker-dealer and asset custodian.  Paul previously ran his practice through Wells Fargo Advisors and Smith Barney.

In 1980, Paul earned a bachelor of science degree in petroleum engineering at Texas A&M University. He was a petroleum engineer with Tom Brown Inc. in Midland and Universal Resources in Dallas, prior to becoming a financial consultant in 1986.

Married to Leslie since 1980, they have two adult children, Sheldon and Meredith - both Texas A&M graduates. Away from the office, Paul enjoys golf, music, and time with family. He is a member of the Association of Former Students of Texas A&M University.