After a decade as a volunteer, Eric Bennett joined Center for BrainHeath, a University of Texas System organization, as founding executive director of the Brain Performance Institute. Under his direction, BrainHealth programs gained substantially in visibility and credibility within the DFW community. Bennett currently serves as chairman of the center's capital campaign.
A chartered financial analyst (CFA), certified public accountant (CPA) and longstanding member of their advisory board, Bennett has served as chief investment officer at Tolleson Wealth Management since 2017. He began working with John Tolleson’s single-family financial services office in 1998 and co-founded Tolleson Wealth Management a few years later, serving as CEO for their private wealth management division.
Bennett is an executive board member of Young Presidents’ Organization (YPO) and formerly served on the investment committees for the Baylor University Endowment, the Dallas Symphony Foundation, Communities Foundation of Texas, and on several private boards within the financial, retail and media industries. He also serves as senior fellow and strategic advisor for innovation at Meadows Mental Health Policy Institute.