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CJ Benson - Council Candidate




Caroline Jane (CJ) Benson grew up in Panguitch and Sandy, Utah. Her loving widowed mother taught her valuable life lessons such as fiscal conservatism and hard work. CJ graduated from Jordan High School and then attended Snow College and the University of Utah. She is employed with Brighton Home Inspections. CJ, along with her husband, Rick Benson, operate a construction company and horse boarding business.

CJ and Rick have lived in Layton for 25 years. They have four beautiful daughters and nine grandchildren, all of which reside in Layton.

She is currently a Parks and Rec Commissioner for Layton. CJ has been involved in the Davis Chamber of Commerce. She served as President of Communities That Care and is on the board of the Domestic Violence Coalition for Davis County.

CJ is committed to transparent communication between residents and Layton City government. She would like to see more walkable communities as outlined in Layton’s General Plan. CJ is also dedicated to addressing Layton's housing affordability and water conservation issues as well as keeping taxes low.

As a long-time Layton resident, small business owner and heavily involved in civic affairs, CJ is ready to represent you on the Layton City Council!