Ben and his family are natives of Lancaster County. Ben was raised on a farm and then began helping in the family home building business. He attended Millersville University and Eastern University for Political Science and then served on the Providence Township Board of Supervisors from 2002-2008 as member and Vice Chairman. Ben has also Served as Chairmen of The Providence Twp. Agricultural Security Area Advisory Committee. In 2002 Ben graduated from the Worldwide College of Auctioneering in Mason City, Iowa, and in 2003 Ben completed his Real Estate Licensing and joined Kingsway Realty. Beginning in 2005, he became a partner and has since served in multiple capacities for the company including the Board of Directors. Ben is head of The Siegrist Group at Kingsway Realty where they consistently earn Top Sales Awards from the company. Ben has served in various capacities for the Lancaster County Association of Realtors including the governmental affairs committee and the Consumer Grievance Panel. He currently serves as a State Director representing the Lancaster County Association of Realtors. Ben also specializes in small land development projects and real estate investment and 1031 tax deferred property exchanges. Ben is one of two owners of the BP REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT GROUP where he works with many investors on Bank Foreclosed property investments and troubled real estate assets. He and his wife and 2 children live just north of Strasburg. Locally, Ben is involved as a committee person for the Republican Party and in serving at his church in various capacities. Ben also loves to surf, wakeboard, archery hunt, camp with his wife, and travel.