Ben brings 15 years of nonprofit communications and leadership experience to the New Mexico Strategies 360 office, helping clients to effectively and strategically tell their story and get to “win”. Most recently, Ben was the state executive director of Mothers Against Drunk Driving, where he worked at both the grassroots and the policy levels, successfully reducing substance-impaired driving and serving victims and survivors through collaboration with federal, state, and county agencies. Previously Ben was director of communications and collaborative partnerships at New Mexico Community Foundation, a state-wide funding and programmatic foundation, focused on supporting underserved rural and tribal communities across the state.
A proud second-generation New Mexican, Ben loves wandering the high desert with his wife, dog and young daughter, planning out future meals in his head. He’s earned a BA from Tufts University and an MA from the University of Hawaii.