Benjamin was born and raised in Adrian, Michigan and traveled all around the state doing various activities. He was an avid fisherman and hunter and loved to ride around the trails on his four wheeler. He was also very good in school and was one of the more popular kid in his class, people like him because he seemed to want to take care of everyone he met. He was an overall very caring guy all throughout his school years and ended up graduating top of his class with honors. He went to college to be an attorney and eventually became one. He started his own firm and eventually started to branch out into other states and even up into Canada. He began to notice opportunities to branch into smaller countries in Europe and decided to start with Chernarus. He traveled over to search for a location to purchase in Novodmitrovsk and set up a new firm. While searching for a space the outbreak began and he has been stuck there ever since.