Ms. Bennett was appointed President of Westwood Wealth Management – Houston in March 2018. Prior to joining Westwood in 2016, Ms. Bennett was Co-Chief Investment Officer at South Texas Money Management; Managing Director and Chief Investment Officer at King Investment Advisors, Inc; and a Research Analyst for Capital Research & Management.
From July 2017 – 2020, Ms. Bennett served on the CFA Global Board of Governors, where she served on the Audit and Risk Committee and chaired the Society Partnership Advisory Committee. She is a former President and Director of CFA Society Houston and is a Co-Founder of the CFA Women in Investment Management initiative and the CFA Institute Global Research Challenge of the Southwest. She currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Girl Scouts of San Jacinto Council; the Investment and Executive Committees for CHRISTUS Foundation for Healthcare; and is on the Executive Committee for Performing Arts Houston.
Ms. Bennett earned her Bachelor of Science in economics from Texas A&M University.