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 the Graduate Hall Director of University Tower. In July 2016, Lease transitioned into the role of Residence Coordinator for Ball Residence Hall where his responsibilities included 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.  Beginning July 2018, Lease has assumed a new role in the department as the Facilities Asset Coordinator.

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.