National Advisory Council

William P. Benac, Sr.

Membership Information:

Member Since: 1993


Barbara T. Benac


Job Title: Partner, Retired
Company: Crescent Equity Inc.
Location: Texas, United States


  • corporate finance
  • private equity
  • entrepreneurship


Bill Benac is president of Pathway India, an organization devoted to the education and physical and mental rehabilitation of disadvantaged Indian youth and adults. He also serves various non-profits and boards that focus on the arts, education, mentoring, international affairs, and freedoms and prisoner rehabilitation. Bill previously held executive positions with global corporations, private equity firms, and as an entrepreneur. Bill earned his bachelor’s and MBA degrees from BYU, his JD from Pace University, and is a CMA and CPA. He enjoys boating, road biking, and travel. Bill and Barbara have nine children and twenty-one grandchildren.