Ben Pogorelc joined OIS in March of 2016. He is originally from Cleveland, Ohio, but has lived in Bloomington for 5 years. He graduated from Indiana University in 2015 with his bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology.
In his free time, Ben enjoys competing in triathlons (swimming, cycling, running), rock climbing, camping, hiking, reading, playing basketball, and is very excited about his newest hobby – woodworking! He has not yet had the opportunity to travel internationally, but hopes to visit Slovenia in the near future to learn more about his family heritage. He loves the outdoors and is excited to learn more about other cultures while working with the Office of International Services.