Ben was born and raised in Huntersville, North Carolina. His family has lived on the same property since 1777. He is a graduate of Pfeiffer University where he played baseball and was one of their starting pitchers for four years. He graduated with his MBA in 2008.
Ben worked as an insurance agent for Liberty Mutual Insurance for four years. He joined the Farley Insurance Group in 2015.
Ben is happily married to his wife Taylor and they have two beautiful children. He loves spending time with his family, as well as, hunting, fishing, and golfing.