Larry Benson

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Executive Director

Larry is our Executive Director at MEI, serving with our Board, and directly on the island of Helene, one of the most beautiful places on earth. Larry misses his three precious daughters and other family and friends as he continues the adventure before him and his lovely wife Sheila on a remote island, Helene, off the coast of Honduras.

Prior to founding MEI, Larry served as a Southern Baptist pastor for over 20 years, which also included the planting of two churches. Larry graduated from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary.

Larry also successfully started and owned two computer companies, as well as being one of the first to establish internet services on the East Coast.