Ben has been a Doylestown Borough resident since 2002. He and his wife raised their three children here, each of whom attended Central Bucks schools. Ben is a small business leader, working in the national security sector, and a former professor at Columbia University. He has been active in the community, volunteering to support youth sports, religious organizations, air search and rescue operations, and the performing arts. Ben is the chair of the Community and Government Affairs Committee and serves on the Finance and Public Works committees.