Bennett was promoted to chief nursing officer in July 2019, having served as interim chief nursing officer since fall 2018.
He started his career with The Menninger Clinic as a mental health associate in Topeka, Kansas. During his tenure, he has served in many roles and has had a variety of responsibilities from evening shift supervisor to nurse manager of the OCD Program and his most recent role as nurse manager of the Compass Program for Young Adults.
Bennett completed his master's degree in Nursing Administration in 2016, became board certified in Psychiatric/Mental Health nursing that same year. and completed board certification as a nurse executive in 2019.