Darrell Bennett is a leading inspirational speaker, former attorney and creator of Come. Back. Swinging.™  He has been inspiring and encouraging audiences around the world, since he published his first book at 18 years old.

A graduate of Harvard Law School and Morehouse College, where he was valedictorian, Darrell has been featured on CNN, CBS News and the New Yorker Magazine and has spoken in over a dozen nations, including China, South Korea, Israel and Germany.  Over the years, he has served in several notable professional capacities: as an attorney, as a college professor, as a leadership program director.

His most recent book, Come. Back. Swinging: A True Story of Resilience and Redemption, is a moving testimony about his life.    In 2020, Darrell created Come. Back. Swinging., an organization dedicated to helping individuals, families and communities bounce back after loss, tragedy and crisis.  Our mission is to change the collective narrative by solving two historically interwoven challenges: sustainable employment and social equity. 


Today, Darrell lives in New York City and is a partner in The B-Squared Global Group.  He is also a consultant at Pandologic, where he works with franchise owners and operators on technology solutions and strategies to solve their high volume hiring needs.




Come. Back. Swinging.: A True Story of Resilience and Redemption (2019)

The Power to Think, The Will to Act (2012)

Daring to Be Different (2004)


A True Story of Resilience and Redemption

This is a powerful “coming-of-age” story about Darrell's life, the mountaintop moments, the devastating losses and the journey to find meaning and purpose in pain and uncertainty.  This is the perfect pick-me-up for someone looking for hope or going through a particularly tough time.  

Available on Amazon, Kindle, and Audible.  

Encouragement.  Education.  Empowerment.

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