Ben is a graduate of Marshall University, and Jill is a Western grad! Ben has been on staff with Cru since 2000, and Jill joined in the summer of 2004. After spending several years serving at WKU, Ben and Jill took a year to serve in the central European country of Slovakia. In the Fall of 2007 they returned to WKU to serve on the staff team here.
In the Spring of 2016, Ben and Jill transitioned from leading on campus at WKU to leading at Cru's Raleigh Office when Ben accepted the position of STINT Coordinator (STINT is Cru's one-year International Internship).
In December 2014 Ben completed his Master of Divinity at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville.
Ben and Jill have been married since December 2004. They have two sons and a daughter. Reece was born in October 2010, and Wyatt in October 2014, and Claire in 2017.