As Director of Marketing and Communications, Ben oversees comprehensive messaging from TDPS to the campus and wider community. Students, faculty, and staff may contact Ben with questions regarding TDPS marketing, box office operations, event planning, social media, and website management.
Ben previously served as the Communications Coordinator for UC Berkeley's Department of History and as a community relations specialist for non-profit organizations in the Kansas City area. He is an alumnus of AmeriCorps service-learning programs in the Midwest and Northeast, where he completed projects focused on environmental conservation and disaster relief.
With a background in journalism, photography, and graphic design, Ben enjoys visual storytelling that engages people with the arts, environmental stewardship, and education.