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 growing church with men and women who drive from different counties for worship, fellowship and service. Over the years, thousands have been transformed by the grace of God through the church and its various outreaches.
Professionally, Marcus held careers in banking, insurance and as a investment advisor, while Omeka held careers in Social Services, Alcohol & Drug and Clinical Counseling. Currently, Omeka has launched a new career as a Real Estate Agent while finishing her Masters in Social Work and Counseling. Entrepreneurially, Marcus & Omeka founded what has become known as The Benjamin Agency in 2005. To date the organization has provided consulting, communication and coaching services to for-profit and not-for-profit corporations along the East & West Coast.
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.