Ben joined the Foundation board in 2010. He was born and raised in Fairbanks and graduated from the University of Alaska Fairbanks with a BBA in Business Administration and a BBA in Economics. Ben is an owner in SBS Retirement Consultants, LLC. Ben enjoys working with kids as a hockey coach. He is an investment manager for the University of Alaska Alumni Association. Ben enjoys spending time with his wife Karma, family and friends, travel, skiing, swimming , running and biking.