Ben Barton

Principal, Senior Vice President– Finance
ben.barton@stewardenergy.com

Ben is a West Texas native who grew up in Abilene, TX and graduated with a BA in Business Administration from Abilene Christian University.  He also holds an MBA with a concentration in Global Market & Supply Chain Management, Business Management and Finance from Texas Tech University. These degrees, along with his vast banking and finance experience, help Ben detect viable financial markets and credit opportunities.  Ben gained valuable knowledge and experience from working at various financial institutions such as Bank of America and Capital One Bank in middle market and commercial banking.  He also spent part of his career serving as CFO in the commercial real estate industry. His experience with creating sales strategies, maintaining customer relationships and guiding his clients through the debt and equity markets led him to create KMC Debt & Equity, a firm for commercial financing and sourcing equity, in 2013. He and his wife Jennie reside in Frisco, Texas with their daughters, actively volunteer within their community, and are involved with their church.