Ben is from rural Kensett, Iowa.  He operates a corn and soybean farm there with his family.  Ben graduated from Iowa State University with a BS in Agricultural Business and a minor in Agronomy.  In his free time Ben enjoys boating, motorcycling, working on his antique tractor collection, spending time with family and friends, and cheering on the Cyclones.

Favorite Quote:
“You miss 100% of the shots you don't take.” – Wayne Gretzky