Ben Sanders graduated from The George Washington University (GWU) with a double major in Theatre and Dance in 2016. While at GWU, Ben began dancing with Washington, DC’s premiere modern dance company, Dana Tai Soon Burgess Dance Company, performing at prestigious institutions such as the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, the National Portrait Gallery, and the National Gallery of Art, to name a few.
After graduation, while still dancing, Ben held two jobs prior to beginning his career in real estate. The first was with the Kirov Academy of Ballet of Washington, DC as an administrative assistant where he ran the school’s national and international audition tours. Realizing he loved meeting and working with people, and decided to make a change and began working as a barista at local Washington, DC coffee company, Compass Coffee.
When he is not working, Ben enjoys testing out new recipes, puzzling, heading to art events around the city, and hanging out with friends at all of the great restaurants around DC.