Chief Financial Officer
Tom Benoit joined the Semper Fi fund in January 2014 as its Chief Financial Officer. In that capacity he oversees the Accounting & Finance, Human Resources and Business Office departments.
Prior to joining the Fund, Tom was Chief Financial Officer for Homes for Our Troops (HFOT) from 2004 through 2013. He began as a volunteer at HFOT shortly after its founding, and over 9 years worked as part of its executive management team to grow it into a nationally recognized, highly rated military nonprofit.
Tom graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from the University of Massachusetts. He worked several years as a CPA with KPMG in Boston. He then held senior financial positions in a home healthcare equipment company and then at one of the largest waste-to-energy facilities in the country.
Tom is on the executive advisory board of One World Strong Foundation, a nonprofit providing peer-to-peer support and mentorship to people impacted by acts of terrorism, hate crimes or traumatic events.
Tom also raises funds for Semper Fi Fund by running marathons as a community athlete, completing 11 marathons in the last 7 years.