Ben was born and raised in Southern California and has always led an active lifestyle. Ben started playing golf at a young age, but he truly became passionate about the sport while in high school. He graduated from San Dieguito Academy in 2005, where he also played Varsity Baseball. Ben loves to be outdoors, go camping, hiking, swimming, backpacking, and rock climbing. He recently got married on September 19, 2015 and he and his wife have 2 dogs that keep them very busy! Ben started working at Del Mar Country Club in 2014, one year before he passed his P.A.T. He is now a PGA apprentice, striving towards becoming a Class A Professional.