Executive Director, Patton Veterans Project CEO of Patton Productions
Ben oversees all operations for Patton Veterans Project, from strategy and development to recruiting and marketing to relationships with military, medical and film professionals. Ben is directly involved with every workshop, along with each instructor team, reaching out to veteran participants individually before and after the workshops. He also periodically participates as an instructor. The youngest grandson of WWII’s General George S. Patton Jr., Ben is co-author of Growing Up Patton: Reflections on Heroes, History and Family Wisdom (Berkley-Caliber, 2012). Formerly a producer and development executive at New York City’s PBS affiliate, he also operates Patton Productions, LLC, a full-service video production company specializing in marketing and promotional videos and high-end family biographies for private clients. Ben has a Masters Degree in Developmental Psychology from Columbia University-Teachers College and a BA from Georgetown University.