Ben grew up in Mora, MN. Because of his upbringing, he brings small town values such as hard work and commitment to the clients he teams up with to provide the right insurance products to fit individual and family specific needs. This is why working for Direct Insurance is such a good fit for Ben as he enjoys finding the best possible coverage and value at the best prices for his clients. Ben graduated from the University of Minnesota Duluth and currently resides in the northwest suburbs of the Twin Cities with his wife Kelly and his three children Reid, Adley, and Ruby. In his free time Ben enjoys going on adventures with his family, visiting his cabin near the Boundary Waters, hockey, and fishing.