Petal Benoit is currently the Senior Financial Analyst of the Division of Finance and the Economy. Mrs. Benoit is a professional accountant with a strong financial background beginning her career as an Accounting Officer with the Trinidad and Tobago Solid Waste Management Company Ltd (SWMCOL) in 2007. She has over ten years of experience in the field of accounting holding professional membership in and qualification from the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) having graduated from the Students Accountancy Centre Ltd. (SAC).
Mrs. Benoit is the past National President of Junior Chamber International (JCI) West Indies, an international non-profit organization whose mission is to provide development opportunities that empower young people to create positive change. Mrs. Benoit was first appointed as a Director to the Board of the Tobago House of Assembly Venture Capital Equity Fund Company Limited in 2017.