Ben is a third year, Peace Corps Volunteer serving in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia. Prior to arriving in Ulaanbaatar, he spent two years living in Khovd, one of the westernmost provinces of Mongolia.

Currently, Ben works with GerHub to expand the Education for Innovation Program (EIP) to regions outside of Ulaanbaatar in addition to fulfilling his duties as a Peace Corps Volunteer Leader.

Originally from St. Louis, Missouri, Ben plans on returning to the United States next year to pursue career opportunities in the international development field. Ben holds a BA in International Relations with a concentration in International Politics from the George Washington University in Washington, DC.