Chris Benson began his career with the Highlands County Board of County Commissioners in September of 2008 and currently serves as the Business Services Director.
The Business Services Department is responsible for all business-related activities of the Board of County Commissioners. Business Services staff works in coordination with each Board department and the Clerk's of Courts Office to ensure that the day-to-day operating needs of Board departments are met.
The Business Services Department is located in the Government Center at 600 S. Commerce Avenue in downtown Sebring and includes the following divisions:
- Human Resources
- Office of Management & Budget / Non-Ad Valorum Assessment
- Risk Management