Technical Assistance Provider
Ben has contributed to technical assistance efforts in communities across the nation, including work with multiple American Indian tribes. He has produced web-based publications and designed webinars for community- and school-based professionals on how to select and implement evidence-based practices, including those appropriate for tribal youth. As a former community organizer for advocacy groups in Massachusetts, he has wide-ranging skills in mobilizing coalitions and building broad-based support for policy initiatives. Prior to MassTAPP, his most recent work was with the Safe Schools/Healthy Students Training and Technical Assistance Center and with the Tribal Youth Program Training and Technical Assistance Center. Ben holds a BA from the University of Connecticut.