Ben grew up in Little Rock, Arkansas. After completing college at the University of Arkansas in 2012, Ben started his career as an Associate for Westrock Group and later spent time as a Quantitative Research Analyst. Ben joined the Downline Team in September 2019 with the goal to serve the ultimate mission of inspiring, equipping, and launching effective disciple-makers who have a desire to affect the world for Christ. He enjoys leading and facilitating small groups within his local church, spending time outside, playing sports, and reading. Ben holds a B.S in Applied Exercise and a Minor in General Business and is currently pursuing a Master of Divinity degree from the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary.