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headshot of ben wearing a suit and tie

Class Year: 2025

Major: Politics

Hometown: Tupelo, Mississippi

Program: MLP


1. What brought you to the Women's Center?

I wanted to find a way to have a real impact on the Charlottesville community.

2. How has a mentor impacted you?

I have been heavily impacted my mentors in my life. Knowing that someone is there to look out for you and provide guidance has helped me reach the place I am now.

3. Who is a woman that inspires you?

My sister is a big inspiration to me because she has been diagnosed with type 1 diabetes as well as celiac disease; however, she does not let these barriers in life slow her down. She lives her life to the fullest with a positive attitude.

4. What is something you and your little have bonded over?


5. What is one thing you do after a stressful day?

I love to take a step back from school work and watch TV with my roommates.