Jean Benetti, B.Ed Sec, M.Ed. One of the founders of BC TEAL in 1967. Member of committee that initiated the first TESL course (478) at UBC. In 1967, seconded from the VSB to head full-time, federal government, Manpower ESL adult courses at VCC. Taught and administered in various levels at VCC until 1991. In 1991, established the Jean Benetti Award at VCC.