Ben Williams is co-owner and CFO of two wineries, two restaurants and a hard cider business in Lake Chelan. Prior to settling in the Chelan area, he was an Infantry Officer in the U.S. Army and later worked in Corporate Finance for Amazon.com inc. Ben is a native of Spokane, and lives with his wife of 20 years, April Williams, and three teenage kids, Steven, Alexis and Benjy. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics from the United States Military Academy at West Point and a Master of Business Administration from Duke University.
Ben is the Chairman of the Seven Acres Foundation and other volunteer and non-profit work includes serving on the Lake Chelan Chamber Board for five years where he is on his second term as Vice President. He has also served on the Lake Chelan Wine Alliance Board of Directors.
On a personal note, he loves his family, the outdoors, traveling and cycling of all kinds. He is a highly sought after Trivia Night teammate and If you challenge him to “name that tune”, you likely have already lost.