John Banks joined Benesch (www.bfca.com) as its chief operating officer and chief financial officer in 2000. He formerly was an executive with Weatherhead Industries, including president of its Weatherchem Corp. subsidiary, and formerly served as an audit manager with Ernst & Whinney.
Banks has extensive experience in strategic planning, operations and administration. He earned his B.A. degree in business management and accounting in 1980 from Pennsylvania State University and is a certified public accountant.