Ben started his career in ag equipment in 2004 after earning an Ag Business degree with an Engineering Technology emphasis from the University of Wisconsin-Platteville. He has held several marketing, field sales, and product management roles over the past 15 years. He is also active in several industry organizations including AgGateway North America, AgGateway Global Network, and the Ag Data Coalition. He currently works for Kuhn North America as a Senior Product Manager. Ben and his wife Jackie live near Oregon, Wisconsin with their two children and help out whenever possible on the Craker family farm near Reedsburg.