Bob received his Bachelor’s Degree in Animal Science at the University of Nebraska and later earned a Master’s in Business Administration from Kansas State University. Bob’s first career was as a sales representative for Monsanto in Manhattan, Kansas. In 1994, Bob ran for the U.S. Congress in Kansas, narrowly losing in the Republican primary. Following his brief political career, he joined Edward Jones as an investment representative. In 1997, Bob left Edward Jones to start his own investment/financial planning firm, Bob Bennie Wealth Management, Inc. In 1999, Bob earned his Certified Financial Planner™ certification and has served as a Board Member of the Financial Planning Association of Nebraska. In 2009, Bob Bennie was named by Barron’s Magazine as one of the Top 1000 Financial Planners in the United States.
He specializes in retirement income planning, estate planning and investment management. Bob and his staff of 3 full time and 2 part time employees serve several hundred clients spread across the country.
Bob and his wife Angelia live on an acreage just outside Lincoln. The Bennies have 4 children, 2 dogs, 2 cats and 4 horses. One of Bob’s passions is Royal Family Kids Camp, a camp for abused and neglected kids, where Bob volunteers. His personal interests include conservative politics, hunting, fishing and horses. Bob is a life member of the National Rifle Association and the American Quarter Horse Association.