Ben Vainer is the Director of Strategic Initiatives for the Mayor's Education Cabinet in the City of Boston. Other positions in the City have included serving as the Director of City Hall to Go, as well as working with The Mayor's Office of New Urban Mechanics. Before joining the City of Boston, Ben was the Program Director for The Hole in the Wall Gang Camp, a non profit serving children with chronic and life threatening illnesses. Ben lives in East Boston, eats way too much Ben and Jerry's, and believes that there are still a lot of problems out there that need solving.
Design in Boston: Creating a More Connected City
In celebration of ArtWeek, GA is bringing together designers, entrepreneurs, and policy makers who are defining and redesigning what makes for a better urban lifestyle in Boston.