Term Ends: 2020
Born in 1960, Judge Bennett graduated from Pitkin High School in 1978 and went on to receive a B.A. from McNeese in 1982 and a J.D. from Southern University Law Center in 1993.
Before being elected judge in 2017, Judge Bennett served as a Public Defender for 14 years and served as an Assistant District Attorney for 8 years.
Judge Bennett is a member of the Louisiana Bar Association and the Vernon Parish Bar Association.