He has been a citizen of the Clare area his entire life. He is a graduate of Beaverton High, attended Ferris State University, graduated Cum Laude from Central Michigan University, and attended National College of Chiropractic (now National University) in Lombard, IL.
He is the father of two beautiful daughters and serves on many boards and committees throughout the area, including the Advisory Board of Tendercare Nursing Home, Board of Directors for Summit, Inc. and Gas Agency in Mt. Pleasant. He is also a member of the Michigan Association of Chiropractors, Clare Chamber of Commerce, and the Browns Corners United Brethren Church, to name a few.
Dr. Benchley founded Benchley Chiropractic Clinic in 1979. For over 30 years, he has provided quality chiropractic care to area residents, treating generations of families in the Clare area as well as patients from as far away as Lansing and Pinconning.