Karen Barnett

Adrienne Bennett

President & Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

Benkari LLC is a pioneer in America’s plumbing and construction industries. Adrienne is North America’s first and only female licensed master plumber and plumbing contractor; America’s first African-American female plumbing inspector and certified medical gas inspector and installer; and one of America’s few minority-owned, woman-owned and operated, self-performing, union specialty trade contractors. Benkari has significant construction projects in Detroit, including Little Caesars Arena. Adrienne was awarded the 2019 Women Business Owner of the Year by the U.S. Small Business Administration Michigan District.