Ben is President of Somerset and oversees the overall management of the firm. He is focused on leading the firm towards continued future growth, exceptional client service and the ever-changing financial services landscape. Ben has been a valuable member of the firm’s leadership team for 22 years. He had previously led the Audit and Assurance practice for the firm since 2000 and has served on the Board of Directors for the past 13 years.
As the public accounting profession has been evolving, Ben has served at the state and national level on many boards, committees and task forces involving quality control, peer review, legislative activities and standard setting. He has served in leadership roles with the Indiana CPA Society (INCPAS) Board of Directors including Chairman of the Board. Following service to the INCPAS, he was elected to serve a term on the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) Governing Council as an Indiana Delegate.
Outside of work, Ben is an admirer of the great outdoors. He spends time when he can on local lakes as well as down in Tennessee and has new found love of RVing.