The Rev. Ben Konecny serves as Associate Minister at First Congregational Church. Ben is from Wisconsin, where much of his family still lives. He completed his undergraduate degree at Ripon College, majoring in Biology and Religious Studies. During his time in college, Ben served as the Director of Christian Education at First Congregational Church in Ripon, WI. After college he moved to Nashville, TN, and earned his Master of Divinity Degree from Vanderbilt Divinity School. In his free time, Ben enjoys traveling, various sports, fly fishing, and a good cup of coffee. Ben's wife Caitlin is a kindergarten teacher The Fred Tjardes School of Innovation in Greeley.