Whole Life Training Solutions helps you equip your most appreciable asset. We are a contract training company that puts decades of innovation and proven accomplishments in the field of workforce development to work for you. We use your specific training needs to drive the design, development and implementation of results-oriented training solutions.
Whole Life Training Solutions founder Ben Brigham began a career in workforce development in 1989 after several years working as a tool and die maker in the manufacturing sector. He has been a thought leader and innovator in the field of career-technical education, with significant accomplishments on the talent supply side (career development programming) and workforce development (training and development systems). He describes his contributions in his field with a personal mission statement: "I develop systems and people that develop systems and people."
Ben has extensive experience designing and implementing customized training solutions, skilled apprenticeships, internship programs, leadership development strategies, talent development systems and strategic partnerships throughout western Ohio. His achievements have been broadly demonstrated in public career-technical education, private industry and numerous workforce leadership boards and consortia. He has pioneered industry sector partnerships, high school internship systems, and private-to-public articulated pathways.
Ben holds undergraduate and graduate degrees from Mid-America Christian University. He took his Master’s in Leadership, where he was selected by university faculty to receive honors as a lifetime inductee in the Sigma Beta Delta International Honor Society for Business, Management and Administration.
In addition to his work serving the workforce development needs of businesses in western Ohio, Ben is an ordained minister and pastors a church in Van Wert, Ohio. He and his wife, Kimberly, reside in Wapakoneta, Ohio.