Ben Boone

Job Title
Financial Controller

Ben Boone oversees all financial, accounting, and fiduciary duties as the Financial Controller. With over ten years of experience in the accounting industry, Ben has worked as an accountant with Katy ISD as well as a corporate tax accountant before transitioning into nonprofit financial and accounting management. He has worked with the Open Media Foundation, an innovative media and technology nonprofit organization, and spent the last three years as the Financial Manager with the Colorado Symphony.

His experience with large and small nonprofits, with both retail and donor focus, and his love of education, make Ben a great fit for the Museum. As a native Houstonian, Ben is excited to get back into the H-town community. Through education and travel, his role on the advisory board with Denver Kids, and coming from a family of teachers, he knows the importance of access to health information and education for all. Ben 'loves being part of a dedicated, passionate team, and an organization that gives back to the community, spreading the work of positive change.' Ben has an undergraduate degree from Texas A&M University and a Masters of Business Administration with an emphasis on international economic development from the University of Denver.