As Director of Marketing and Communications, Ben oversees comprehensive messaging for TDPS to the campus and wider community. Students, faculty, and staff may contact Ben with questions regarding TDPS marketing, box office policies, event planning, social media, multimedia production, and publications.
Ben previously served as the Communications Coordinator for UC Berkeley's Department of History and as a nonprofit community relations specialist in Kansas City. He is an alumnus of AmeriCorps service programs in the Midwest and Northeast, where he completed projects focused on environmental conservation and disaster relief. With an academic background in journalism, photography, and graphic design, Ben enjoys creating multimedia content that engages people with community arts, environmental stewardship, and education.
Ben also serves as co-chair for the New Professionals Network at UC Berkeley.