Ben Harris has been the World Press Institute Webmaster since 2012. Ben is a service-oriented freelance Drupal and WordPress web developer. He has over 20 years of experience supporting non-profits, educational organizations, and small businesses by building and maintaining enterprise-level applications. He also works at the University of Minnesota Global Programs & Strategy Alliance.

With a BA from Macalester College in Linguistics and French, graduate work in Learning Technologies and Instructional Design, Ben has had a life-long personal interest in journalism and international relations.

Ben lives in Minneapolis with his wife and a few cats and dogs. He spends plenty of time in the kitchen and garden, occasionally getting further away to hike in state parks or canoe in the BWCA.