Chelsi Bennett is married to her best friend and favorite pastor, Jonathan. They reside in Richmond, Virginia, and lead a teen and young adult ministry. She is also a policy advisor, attorney, former elected official, Founder, AlwaysPraying.com, CEO, The CHB Group, and Founder/CEO, Life with Chelsi.
Chelsi launched Life with Chelsi in 2017 to be a community for women who desire to grow more intimate in their relationship with God. The community has evolved into an organization that educates and equips women mentally, emotionally, spiritually, physically, intellectually, and financially. The mission of Life with Chelsi is to serve and develop women leaders.
Chelsi has been described as a "dynamic, motivating" speaker. She has spoken to many groups across the nation, where she shares her faith, background, and values and provides strategies to assist groups with inclusion of youth, women, and minorities.
Chelsi began her career working for a global company with offices in over 70 countries. In 2010, she was elected to local office in Jacksonville, Florida, her hometown. While serving her community as an elected official, Chelsi completed her law degree at Florida Coastal School of Law and was a campus missionary at a local HBCU. During law school, she launched AlwaysPraying.com as an avenue to promote prayer and motivate young adults to seek spiritual guidance.
She also has been recognized by CNN as one of ten “Up-and-Comers to Watch," was also a columnist for Ebony magazine and has appeared on CNN, FOX, MTV, CBN, BBC, MSNBC, TV One, Newsmax, and numerous local stations.
She has a heart for young adults and often shares the victories and obstacles of her life as encouragement and motivation. The combination of Chelsi's political activism, business acumen, community service, and legal knowledge will prove to be vital as she continues advocating and educating others on the faith-based values and principles she believes in and lives by.
Learn more about Chelsi at ChelsiBennett.com.