Ben started at the University of Alaska as a student in 2012. In his second semester, he discovered the UAS math community and has been a math major ever since. After graduating in 2016, he joined the Learning Center as a Math and Testing Specialist. He has been a familiar face in the Learning Center from his time as a student, then as a tutor, and now as a staff member. He has a passion for mathematics and ancient history, and enjoys spending time on campus talking with friends and observing the beautiful scenery.