Hometown: Sioux Falls, South Dakota
Province: USA Midwest
Ben, 25, attended Creighton University where he majored in economics and played on the golf team. While studying at Creighton, he was introduced to the Jesuits and Ignatian spirituality. He spent the 2021 spring semester living on the Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota as a donné with the Jesuit community to get a sense of what life is like in the Society. In his free time, Ben enjoys fly fishing, hunting, backpacking and reading J.R.R. Tolkien.