Ben has been involved in the Student Housing industry for the past 15 years.
Ben has worked at a Resident Advisor, Resident Director, Director of Residence Life, Community Manager, Area Manager, Regional Leasing and Marketing Director, Regional Manager and as a Regional Vice President.
Ben is skilled in program planning, trade shows, event/conference planning, marketing & leasing, operations and training. He has experience with new construction and renovation lease-ups, as well as managing stable and distressed properties. Ben has managed properties in over 25 + markets and 15 states.
Ben is very passionate about sustainable development work. He has worked in the non-profit sector for the past 16 years. Working on sustainable projects in Asia, Africa and the South Pacific. Micro-financing models, grant writing, bore-wells, toilets, farming, health-classes, and business/leadership development classes.
Ben is a graduate of Utah Valley University in Community Health Education. He is a proud Uncle to 44 nieces and nephews and 6 great nieces and nephews. He loves the outdoors, traveling and trying new food.