Originally from Sioux Falls, South Dakota , Ben grew up playing competitive golf. As a graduate from Palm Beach Atlantic University in Palm Beach Florida, Ben was a division II collegiate golfer.

Working in a close mentorship with Eric Dietrich (PGA Tour and LIV Tour Coach) and Stephen Sweeney, Ben is the 3rd ever Stephen Sweeney Certified Instructor in the world. Ben has assisted with hundreds of hours of lessons with the top golfers in the game.

Ben has been trained and certified in using Quintic Ball Roll Technology (high speed bio-mechanical 3D ball tracking software), Puttview Technology, and has been given the title of putter fitting & performance expert from Odyssey putters.

Instructing at the following academies:
Golfzon Leadbetter Academy HQ at Reunion