Marcus D. & Omeka A. Benjamin
Marcus and Omeka Benjamin were born and raised in South Carolina and both completed undergraduate education at Winthrop University. Omeka started her career in Social Work, while Marcus started his career in banking.
Marcus & Omeka Benjamin were the founders of Tabernacle of Champions in 2004. In 2015, they appointed their lead elder and his wife as the new senior pastor. Today, Tabernacle of Champions is a church that serves men and women from different five counties. Over the years, thousands have been transformed by the grace of God through the church and its various outreaches. Additionally, Marcus & Omeka navigated the transition of First Baptist Church of Roebuck into Destiny Fellowship Church, honorably retired the former pastor, and set one of their elders and his wife as the new senior pastor. Today, Terrell and Latonia Green are leading the church forward in Spartanburg, SC.
Professionally, Marcus held careers in banking, insurance and as an investment advisor, while Omeka held careers in Social Services, Alcohol & Drug and Clinical Counseling. Omeka is NC/SC Real Estate Agent and possesses her Masters in Social Work. Entrepreneurially, Marcus & Omeka founded Benjamin Consulting Group that is the holding company for their family of brands. To date the organization has provided consulting, communication and coaching services to businesses ranging from startups to billion dollar companies
Marcus has been a keynote in conferences along side such renowned speakers as Bishop TD Jakes, Dr. Benjamin Carson, Valerie Burton, "The Real" Coach Carter, Liz Wiseman, the late Dr. Myles Monroe, Daymond John, Hill Harper, Dr. Sam Chand, Bishop Tudor Bismark & Dr. John Maxwell, Master P and more.