Accounting Lead

Background on Ben

Accounting Background:  I started my accounting background over 10 years ago where I was an Assistant Controller at Acme Group. In that role, I was responsibile for month end close, reviewing reconciliations and revenue recognition.  Prior to that, I was a Senior Accountant at Berntson Porter in Seattle, WA

My Accounting Superpower:  I would say that my accounting superpower is probably communication.  I tend to be really communicative to make sure that nothing falls through the cracks.

What is the Principle at Stride You Connect with the Most:  Probably #1:  Wisdom of the Group.  I love this Principle because it honors that everyone has a voice to express their ideas.

Where I Live:  I live in Seattle, WA

Nickname:  Benny

Hobbies:  My hobbies are running, climbing, and stamp collecting

Favorite Color:  Pink

Favorite Vacation Spot:  Yosemite National Park

Stores I Like:  Lululemon, Sephora, Target

Why I Work at Stride:  I work at Stride because I love the team culture.  I can get support for clients and we can trade best practices.  I also like that Stride is so invested in helping us thrive in our lives, even outside of our jobs.  There is a commitment to helping me grow and I appreciate that greatly.