Ben joined the NewsCenter in September of 2011 as news producer for the 5 p.m. newscast on KTTC and the 9 p.m. newscast on KXLT Fox 47 and was promoted to the position of News Producer of KTTC's 6 p.m. and 10 p.m. newscasts.
Ben is a graduate of Winona State University, where he majored in broadcasting and minored in political science.
Originally from Sheboygan, Wisconsin, Ben played football, ran track, and wrestled in high school. He was also on the school radio station, WSHS, where he first became interested in broadcasting.
Ben continued being on the radio, at WSU's KQAL and was also part of the college-operated news station News 24.
In his free time, Ben enjoys biking, reading historical fiction, playing video games and going to the movies.