Ben is a native of Jasper County and has been involved with fitness and athletics for more than 15 years. His passion for health and fitness runs deep, as can be seen from his own personal endeavors. While in high school he played football and ran track. In recent years, he has competed in Florida and Georgia NPC Men’s Masters and Open Class Physique shows in which he placed in the top 5 in both 2016 and 2017. Ben is a Certified Personal Trainer through the American Council on Exercise. He also holds a Youth Fitness Specialists Designation from ACE.