Biography

M.S.Ed., Higher Education and Student Affairs, Indiana University
B.S., Biology, Indiana University

Benjamin Lease joined the Division of Student Affairs in July 2014 as a graduate hall director of University Tower. In July 2016, Lease transitioned into the role of residence coordinator for Ball Residence Hall where his responsibilities include supervising a staff of resident assistants, advising the first-year student Ball Hall Council, coordinating activities within the building, working with student concerns and conduct matters, and a variety of other administrative duties. In addition, Lease serves on the Hearing Commission for the Office of Student Conduct.

Lease came to IUPUI from Indiana University where he graduated with a bachelor’s degree in biology while working as a resident assistant. Following his undergraduate career, he graduated from Indiana University’s Higher Education and Student Affairs master’s program while working both at IUPUI as a graduate hall director and as an EMT in central Indiana.