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Dawn J Bennett

  • Certified Investment Management Analyst
  • University of Utah

    Research interests

    Financial Management Investments Politics


    Dawn J Bennett is a Certified Investment Management Analyst who serves as the CEO of Bennett Group Financial Services, an investment firm she founded in 2006 located in Washington D.C. Dawn also hosts the nationally-syndicated talk show, "Financial Myth Busting with Dawn Bennett," which features a variety of leading figures in business and politics. Dawn is a graduate of the Wharton School of Business Securities Industries Institute. She received her Bachelor's Degree from the University of Utah. Dawn is also a member of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce's The Council for Small Business and the Investment Management Consultants Association. Dawn's track record of success has earned her recognition in numerous publications, and her financial insight has been sought by a variety of media outlets. These include CNBC, CNN, Bloomberg Television, Fox News Channel, and National Public Radio; Dawn has also been featured in the New York Times, Fortune Magazine, The Washington Post, and numerous other print publications.


    Professional experience

    State Leader

    The Evelyn Brust Foundation Leadership Council

    January 2006 - December 2007(2 years)

    Visiting Professor

    Johns Hopkins University

    April 1998 - June 1998(2 months)

    Founder, CEO

    Bennett Group Financial Services, LLC


    Financial Myth Busting with Dawn Bennett

    Senior Vice President, Investment Officer

    Legg Mason Wood Walker

    Senior Vice President

    Wheat First Butcher Singer


    Bachelor of Arts

    University of Utah

    Certified Investment Management Analyst

    Wharton School of Business Securities Industry Institute