Chris Benwell

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Chris Benwell, SVP, CANVAS SALES

Leading the Americas Sales organization for Instructure, Chris is passionate about technology, lifelong learning and driving meaningful change in education. With over 27 years of executive sales leadership experience in the Public Sector market, he has held sales leadership roles as the GM for HP Public Sector and SVP of Sales at Pearson. Most recently, Chris served as SVP Americas Sales at SolarWinds.



Chris holds a BBA in Finance from Texas State University and since 2002 has served as a volunteer, advocate and Guardian for the non-profit Child Advocates.