Ben Kennedy is a partner in Dickinson Wright, a law firm with offices throughout the US and Canada. Ben has been a practicing attorney in Northern Nevada since 2004, with a practice specializing in business and real estate transactions. Ben brings a background in finance and corporate governance to the Eddy House Board, as well as his experience on other local non-profit Boards and organizations. Prior to his time on the Eddy House Board, Ben served as a member of the Board of Directors for Step2, and currently sits on the Board of Directors for Reno National Little League and is a member of the University of Nevada Alumni Council. Ben graduated from the University of Nevada in 1998, and the University of Montana School of Law in 2004. Outside of work and community involvement, Ben enjoys all of the outdoor opportunities Northern Nevada has to offer with his wife Kristen, and two sons, Hank and Abe.