Benita Beckles had a dual career in the military and corporate/city government. She served thirty years as a commissioned officer in the Air Force and Air Force Reserves achieving the rank of colonel and retired as a group commander. As a group commander, she was responsible for security forces, human resources, administration, family support, information technology, supply, food services, recreation, transportation/logistics, and civil engineers.
Benita Beckles spent over twenty years working in various city government positions in Detroit and Phoenix. She retired from the City of Detroit as a human resources manager and the City of Phoenix as a senior human resources analyst. Prior to working in city government, she held various corporate positions in human resources and field operations. This is what makes Benita Beckles for goodyear az a perfect candidate for the city council.