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
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.