Ben Sernett is currently a third-year student from Cedar Falls, Iowa. He is pursuing a degree in finance with a certificate in risk management and insurance. Ben is involved in Alpha Kappa Psi, the world’s oldest and largest professional business fraternity, Tippie Business Honor Society, and Gamma Iota Sigma, a professional fraternity specializing in insurance. Ben has a budding passion for insurance thanks to one of his professors as well as his Dad, who has been in the business for 26 years. Ben is currently an asset management and operations intern at Principal Real Estate Investors, and plans to complete an internship in the insurance industry prior to his senior year. In his free time, Ben enjoys playing golf, watching college football, working out, and reading.