Instructor Biography

Ben Graybar

Ben Graybar, MBA

Associate Financial Advisor/Director of Business Development
The Gantt Financial Group
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About The Instructor

He is part of a 12 person team that utilizes the proprietary tools & solutions of Northwestern Mutual & Northwestern Mutual Investment Services, and additional contracted companies. Ben has 30 years in finance with the last 20 years originating SBA loans at Bank of America, Synovus, & Hancock Whitney.

His current nonprofit board service includes being Treasurer of the Tallahassee Classical School which is under construction, co-founder of Neighbor to Neighbor Services which provides volunteer tree clearing services to storm-impacted areas, Capital City Kiwanis Foundation board, and the TalTech Alliance board, & the United Partners for Human Services board where he founded & hosts the Tallahassee Beer Festival – a community fundraising & tasting event. 

He has former board leadership includes Leadership Tallahassee, 2-1-1 Big Bend, Keep Tallahassee Leon County Beautiful, Big Brothers – Big Sisters, Turn About, co-founder of INIE (the Institute for Nonprofit Innovation & Excellence), & Sunrise Rotary.  He has been married 25 years and has 2 sons (20 & 13), & aside from family time, he coaches his son’s i9 flag football and attends F3 men’s workouts daily.