Frank Benefield, MS

Learning Strategies and Instruction
Assistant Director
Colvard 2334



Frank is a retired U.S. Marine and most recently he served as a Transition Coach/Senior Academic Advisor at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville from 2016 – 2019. Frank also previously served as an Academic Advisor at Georgia Southern University (2013 – 2016). Frank is a counselor with Master’s degrees in Rehabilitation Counseling and Vocational Evaluation from East Carolina University (2012) and in his spare time he is an avid reader, visual artist and runner.

Frank is excited about his future here at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte and looks forward to working with his colleagues in the University Center for Academic Excellence (UCAE), with students, faculty and staff across campus.