Ben grew up in playing Academy Soccer for various clubs in Dayton, Ohio before playing collegiate soccer at Wilmington College. After college he moved to Washington, DC to work for DC United. After several years in the District he moved to Los Angeles, California to continue working in pro soccer with Chivas USA and Orange County Blues, before eventually returning to the region to join ASA!
In addition to his age group lead coaching roles with U9 and U10 Boys Academy, Ben also serves as ASA's Tournaments and Camps Director.
Outside of soccer Ben enjoys spending time with his wife, Lauren, Son, Arlo, and Golden Retriever, Maisey.