Benny Wilkinson attended Armstrong State University. In 1981 he began his career with Coca-Cola. Before accepting his current role as Savannah River Division Fleet Manager he has held several different positions to include Special Events Coordinator, Premix Fountain Account Manager, Convenience Store Sales Manager, Claxton Coca-Cola Sales Center Manager, Statesboro Coca-Cola Sales Center Manager, Coastal Division Service Manager, and Coastal Division Service and Fleet manager.
Benny has had involvement in Bulloch and Evans County Public and Private school Booster Clubs. Frequently, he is involved with the Chamber of Commerce in events promoting his local community. In addition, he has served as director and officer of the Evans County Wildlife Club Board of Directors and member of the Board of Trustees for the Tattnall County Methodist Campground . Recently, he was appointed by the Evans County Commissioners to serve on the Evans County Centennial Steering Committee.
Benny and his wife, Cay Sessions Wilkinson have one daughter, three sons, three granddaughters, and one grandson. His hobbies include working and relaxing on his farm, quail hunting, and woodworking.