Principal, California Strategies, LLC
Ben opened the San Diego office of California Strategies, LLC in 2006. His experience in public affairs and communications spans three decades, including tours with SAIC, the San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce, Governor Pete Wilson, Mayor Susan Golding, and Congressman Bill Lowery.
He serves as chair of the Public Policy Committee, is a member of the Board Governance Committee and is a Climate Initiative Advisor. He previously served on the California Coastal Commission, the San Diego County Water Authority, he served as chair of the San Diego Regional Chamber of Commerce in 2009, and as chair of LEAD San Diego in 2010-11.
Ben is a member of Rotary Club 33 and on the board of the National Conflict Resolution Center.