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CPT/RET James M. Bennett

Galapagos Wellness Instructor 5th-8th


I was born in Monroe, Louisiana and grew-up in Rockford, Illinois. I graduated from Rockford West high school. I received my undergraduate degree at Troy State University in Physical Fitness; I received my graduate degree from the University of Phoenix (UOP) in Business Management in 2008.  I earned my Master's Degree in Business Administration from the UOP in 2018 .



I have currently retired from the Army after 32 years 4 months and 29 days. I have three chidren,  James, Marquell, and Natasha, all which are certified Black Belt instructors. I teach 5th through 8th grade Wellness.  I am also the Galapagos Tae Kwon Do Instructor and Cross Country coach for the after school activities program.  I am proud to be a part of the Galapagos team of talented instructors .