Pat Benson is the Telefund Coordinator in the Office of Development and Alumni Affairs. He was born and raised in Chattanooga, and earned his B.S. in Political Science from UTC in the spring of 2013.

During and after college, Pat gained fundraising experience through managing local political campaigns and nonprofits. He currently serves on the board of the Missionary Ridge Neighborhood Association, as well as Family Promise of Chattanooga. Outside of work, he enjoys volunteering in the community, cheering on the Mocs, and spending time with his family.