William T. “Bill” Benton

Mayor William T. "Bill" BentonWilliam T. "Bill" Benton, Mayor

Term Ends: May 2021
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Mayor William T. "Bill" Benton was first elected as Mayor in May 2017 and re-elected in May 2019.

Career & Education

Mayor Benton is self-employed and the owner of Benton Limousine, ABC Bonding, Benton Realty, and Rose-Rich Realty. He earned his Associate's Degree from Wharton County Junior College and a Bachelor's Degree from the University of Houston. He is active in the Rosenberg Lions Club and Hispanics Offering People Education (HOPE).

Service on Other Boards & Committees

Mayor Benton serves on the:

  • Image Committee
  • Rosenberg Development Corporation Board
  • Records Management Committee
  • Greater Fort Bend Economic Development Council (Representative
  • Hotel Occupancy Tax (HOT) Evaluation Committee
  • Houston-Galveston Area Council (H-GAC) Board (Representative)