Clerical Brother, Simple Vows, Professed August 9, 2015 - Br. Ben is from Andover, MN. He attended Minnesota State University, Mankato and earned a degree in Mechanical Engineering. He then served as a campus missionary with FOCUS at the University of Mary in Bismarck, ND for a year before joining the Dominicans in 2015. He was attracted by the community life, study and preaching. He enjoys sports of all kinds, reading, learning new things.