BOE District #1 Map
3404 Country Club Place
Wichita, KS 67208-3034
Personal e-mail link: Click here.
Member: January 2018-present
Birthplace: Sioux Falls, SD
Chamberlain High School
Iowa State University, Ames, IA
BS: Aerospace Engineering
Aircraft Systems Integration Engineer
Kansas Association of School Boards
Council of Great City Schools
Wichita Shakespeare Company
SPEEA, IFPTE Local 2001
Areas of Focus:
DISTRICT 1 SCHOOLS
Elementary: Adams, Buckner Magnet, Gammon, Jackson, L'Ouverture Magnet, Mueller Magnet, Spaght Magnet, Washington Accelerated
K-8: Gordon Parks Academy
Middle: Brooks Magnet
Special: *Juvenile Detention Center; *Chester I. Lewis Academic Learning Center: Wichita Virtual School, Wichita Alternative High School, & Wichita Adult Learning Center; *Little Early Childhood Center; and *Wichita Children's Home
*Schools in BOE District 1, assigned to At-Large BOE Member for communication purposes.
Why Ben serves Wichita children:
"Public education is my family business: I am the product of over a hundred years of public education advocates and educators. I am proud to serve all children in Wichita Public Schools and continue my family's legacy of service."