Ben is a sophomore at Ohio University. He was born in Maryland and moved to Ohio at an early age. He grew up in Mentor, Ohio, an eastern suburb of Cleveland and graduated from Mentor High School in 2015, where he played football for four years. He is currently majoring in Geography-Meteorology. Growing up he has always been curious about the weather and weather patterns, and over time obtained a high interest in it. He plans to graduate with his Bachelor’s degree in 2019. Aside from school, his other interests include hanging out with his friends, playing sports, playing videogames and relaxing. After graduating he is considering working for a weather station, airport, or news station as a forecaster.