Ben is one of the original Board Members and served as President of Lightshine for many years. He is currently a licensed Real Estate Broker (since 2004) and previously managed Political campaigns. From early in his childhood, Ben has believed in Jesus Christ. He gained a new perspective on life when he visited orphanages in Romania at age 12 and continues to want to help others. Ben loves his family and being a father. He also volunteers as a youth coach, mentoring local kids in teaching athletic and life skills.