The Honorable James Benoit
G. James ("Jamie") Benoit - District 4
44 Calvert Street, 1st Floor
Annapolis, MD 21401
Annapolis Office:(410) 222-1401
Glen Burnie Office: (410) 222-6890
Legislative Assistant: Veronica Jagoe
Servering second term that expires 12/2014
G. JAMES ("JAMIE") BENOIT, Councilman, Fourth District is serving his second term. He graduated from St. Mary's College of Maryland with a B.A. in History, received his Juris Doctor Degree with honors from the University of Baltimore School of Law and his L.L.M. from Georgetown University Law Center.
He is the Chief Executive Officer of Federal Data Systems, an information technology firm specializing in government IT engineering services. He was previously an attorney in private law practice and served as an officer in the United States Army with the XVIIIth Airborne Corps and the 3D Infantry Division. During his service he was awarded the Joint Service Commendation Medal, the Army Commendation Medal, the Army Achievement Medal and the National Defense Service Medal.
Jamie has been active in a number of professional, civic and community organizations including the Piney Orchard Community Association, where he served as a member of the Board of Directors and as an appointed member of the Odenton Town Center Oversight Committee, the organization charged with implementing the Odenton Town Center Plan. Mr. Benoit has also been active as a Red Cross volunteer. He currently serves on the Governor's Cyber Workforce Working Group.
Jamie Benoit currently lives in the Herald Harbor Community in Crownsville, Maryland with his wife Kari and their daughters Isabelle, born in 2003, Iris, born in 2006 and Tilly born in 2012.