Ryan Benson

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LEED Green Associate
Email: RBenson@avabuilder.com


For almost 20 years, Ryan Benson has been building homes in Florida. Born near Toronto, Ryan moved to Southwest Florida with his family while in middle school. Graduating from Canterbury School in Fort Myers, Ryan went on to complete his undergraduate degree in Business Administration at Stetson University and his Masters of Business Administration from Florida International University in Miami.

While at Stetson, Ryan first started working in Custom Homes, and moved back to Southwest Florida to continue his career. Ryan joined A. Vernon Allen Builder in the mid-2000’s and later became partner, then acquired AVA with business partner Andy Bringardner.

Ryan remains very active in the community, serving on the board of directors for the Collier Building Industry Association and is also a director for Boys and Girls Club of Collier County, past president of Naples Gulfshore Sunset Rotary, past trustee of Canterbury School, and supports numerous other non-profits locally.