Denise M. Benton


Denise was employed for 15 years at University Hospital of Cleveland in the nutrition service department. After early retirement she attended classes at Vocational Guidance Services. There she received certification as a Customer Service Representative from the Help Desk Institute and clerical training. She has over 40 years of experience working with the public. Through Vocational Guidance Services she was introduced to the University Settlement, where she became a long-time volunteer in the hunger center.

Denise began her work at BSMA, a partner of University Settlement, in September of 2018. Denise is a family person and enjoys spending time with her children and eight grandchildren, two of whom take lessons here at BSMA.