Mark “Bennie” Benerofe joined the leadership team of Camp Winadu in 2009, however his first introduction to Winadu was in 1999 as a basketball coach for a post-season camp. Bennie was then a high school teacher, basketball coach, and athletic director in New York City.
In 2004, Bennie joined CampGroup and became actively involved in Winadu and its affiliate camps. Currently CEO of CampGroup, Bennie comes to Winadu as an Owner/Director to share his passion for sports and teaching children firsthand. Bennie is currently on the Board of Directors of the national American Camp Association (ACA) and the NY/NJ chapter.