Ben Kessinger was born and raised in Lexington, KY. He is a third generation Wealth Advisor with Hillard Lyons, along with his brother Tom. Ben graduated from University of Kentucky with a Bachelor of Science in Political Science and after managing bloodstock portfolios and racing syndicates for seven years, joined the Kessinger-Lee Financial Group in 2011. He holds the FINRA Series 7, 63 and 65 registrations.
Through the years, Ben has served on the Legacy Council with University of Kentucky Markey Cancer Foundation and volunteered with Step-by-Step as an event committee member.
Ben and his wife Christie have two children and he enjoys golf, tennis, and skiing in his free time.