Senior Vice President & CFO
Jeffrey (Jeff) Withee joined Hamister Group on October 3, 2022, as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. As CFO, he leads all capital market and treasury activities and is responsible for the finance, accounting, and information technology departments.
Before joining Hamister Group, Jeff worked for Benchmark Management Corp. as Director of Finance and CFO for 17 years. While at Benchmark, he managed the capital structure, insurance/risk management, and financial analysis of a $1+ billion commercial real estate portfolio. From 2001 to 2005, Jeff held Series 7, and Series 63, Life and Health Insurance licenses as an Investment Representative at Edward Jones Investments; and later a Financial Planning Specialist at Smith Barney Citigroup. Jeff’s educational background is a Bachelor of Arts in History and Political Science from Illinois College; a Masters in History and an MBA from Mississippi State University.