Ben Williams graduated from the University of Missouri-Kansas City (UMKC) School of Law . Ben was a staff and board member for the UMKC Law Review. Ben received a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering (with honors) from Iowa State University. While at Iowa State, Ben worked as a systems and process automation engineering intern for Empirical Foods and completed an improvement engineering co-op and a production engineering co-op at the Dow Chemical Company.
Ben has experience preparing and prosecuting patent applications in the chemical arts and also for aerospace technologies including aircraft engines.