Ben grew up in Massachusetts and studied Biology and Environmental Studies at Oberlin College. Since then he has worked milking cows at a micro-dairy in Nevada City, CA; counselor-ing at Hawthorne Valley’s Farm Camp in upstate New York; full-time farming for two years at Summerfield Waldorf School and Farm in Santa Rosa, CA; and teaching math, science, and P.E. for 6 years at Summerfield Waldorf School and Farm. Ben loves to sing and dance and play with his wife, Chelsea, and 2-year old, Linnea. He also likes to play Ultimate Frisbee and go adventuring in the mountains. He is very happy to have landed in Eugene!