Ben Otero was raised in a Christian home and was introduced to the faith at a young age along with his three brothers in Tampa, Florida. Baseball and education led him to Philadelphia and the University of Pennsylvania where he pitched for the Quakers, received a B.S. in economics and met his lovely bride. He now lives in Richmond with his wife, Jeraldine, and their 7 children. Ben is the senior developer at Church Plant Media and a Christian hip hop recording artist. He enjoys Yankees baseball, reading, East coast hip hop and Legos.