Consulting Associate Ben Dryden joined GG+A in August 2016. He primarily serves clients in the areas of higher education and healthcare.
Prior to joining GG+A, Ben served as Senior Associate Director of Prospect Research and Prospect Management at the University of Chicago’s Medicine and Biological Sciences Development office. In this position he oversaw a team providing prospect research, portfolio management, and data management support to development staff working across the university’s Biological Sciences Division, Hospitals, and Pritzker School of Medicine. Ben also managed grateful patient prospect identification and coordinated Medicine’s prospect research and prospect management planning with the university’s central development office. He first joined the University of Chicago’s development staff in 2007.
Ben has served on Equality Illinois’ annual Gala Committee since 2013.
Ben holds a Master of Arts in Social Sciences from the University of Chicago and a Bachelor of Arts in Integrated Social Sciences from Jacobs University Bremen (Germany).