Safety Education Programs Manager

John R. Bennett

 

John R. Bennett has been involved in biking and walking advocacy for almost 20 years. He served as executive director of Bike Walk Savannah from April 2013 to February of this year, and was a confounder of the organization in 2008. Bennett is a League of American Bicyclists Cycling Instructor and has taught safe cycling classes for people of all ages.
 
He is a board member and immediate past chair of the Savanah Development and Renewal Authority, and serves on the board of Friends of Tide to Town, a nonprofit founded in 2018 to promote an urban trail system in Savannah and Chatham County. 
 
Bennett is an adjunct professor in the public administration department at Valdosta State University. He is based in Savannah.