M.N.R Student | Parks, Recreation & Tourism Management

Ben is a native Georgian and has lived in Athens since 2009. An avid reader, Ben completed undergraduate degrees in English and Religion before beginning work at the University of Georgia Libraries. Having been an active outdoors enthusiast since childhood, Ben discovered his love of facilitating outdoor recreation while working for a summer camp in North Georgia. He hopes to work in State Parks or summer camps after graduation. When he is not hustling books or studying PRTM, Ben spends his time with his wife Anna and their two dogs, Porkchop and Taters.


  • M.N.R. | Parks, Recreation & Tourism Management | University of Georgia | Expected 2020

  • B.A. | Religion & English | University of Georgia | 2014