Ben earned his law degree in 2018 from the University of Alberta. While at the U of A, Ben served as a Vice President for the University's chapter of the Association of International Petroleum Negotiators, and played on the faculty's intramural hockey team. During his final year of law school, Ben spent a semester abroad at the Universidad Pontificia Comillas in Madrid, Spain.
Prior to entering law school, Ben received his undergraduate degree from Mount Royal University with a Bachelor in Business Administration and a minor in Finance, where he was awarded the Bissett Scholarship for Excellence in Business. Ben spent four years as a Technology Representative for Nike Golf Canada and in his free time he likes to play hockey, golf, and watch the Minnesota Twins.