Cheryl Bennett of West Columbia, who served as an SC Municipal Insurance Trust adjuster, passed away on February 1. She was hired as a part time adjuster in 2018 and promoted to a senior SCMIT claims adjuster in January 2019. Before joining the Municipal Association, she worked for the State Accident Fund as a claims adjuster. Before that, she served as a legal assistant in a law firm and worked for the South Carolina Workers’ Compensation Commission. Bennett had over 22 years of claims adjusting experience.

Cheryl Bennett

Her happy place was always at the beach. She loved vacationing in Jamaica and spending the holidays with the family and decorating the Christmas tree. She is survived by her husband, Homer Bennett. Her friendly smile and warm presence will be greatly missed by the Association staff.