Biography

Benjamin Marks is the Communications Coordinator at Street Law, Inc. 

Pronouns: he/him/his

Ben oversees Street Law’s primary communications channels including web, social media, and email—ensuring Street Law continues to reach key audiences and impact communities and classrooms around the world.

Ben comes to Street Law all the way from the City of Literature where he worked as a communications coordinator for the University of Iowa Office of Admissions. He brings to Street Law a passion for making a difference and a dedication to helping others improve their local communities.

Ben was a triple major at the University of Iowa where he earned bachelor’s degrees in journalism & mass communication, gender, women & sexuality studies, and engaged social innovation.

When Ben isn’t working, he is what some might call, a nerd. He’s passionate about games—whether they’re board games, video games, or tabletop roleplaying games like Dungeons and Dragons. He also enjoys staying up to date on global affairs, writing and reading fiction, traveling, and exploring new restaurants.