Ben is a commercial lender with Park National Bank. As a 4th generation Marionite, Ben is passionate about anything and everything that benefits his community. In his career as a commercial lender, Ben helps Marion businesses through the start up phase through growth and expansion. As well as with his profession, he serves the Marion community as a Board member for the River Valley Board of Education, as a Board member and treasurer for Marion Matters, and as a board member for the Marion Family YMCA. Ben is a also a 2023 graduate of the Leadership Marion! program through the Marion Area Chamber of Commerce.
In his personal life, Ben enjoys spending time with his wife Kai, who is a Marion county deputy sheriff, and his three children: Gabe who is 13, Connor who is 11, and Parker who is 2. Ben is an avid fan of the Cincinnati Bengals and a huge movie buff.