Ben Marcus is a small business owner and graduate of Jacksonville University. He lives in the Sunbeam neighborhood of Jacksonville with his wife and three children where they attend Ahavath Chesed (The Temple).
Ben believes in the power of community to solve its issues and that legislators should work collaboratively with, not act to subvert, local elected bodies. He doesn’t take money from businesses or PACs, nor does he have a political committee.
Ben’s campaign for State House District 16 is focused on proving another way to run for and serve in public office is possible, where ethics and collaboration outweigh ideological purity and insular decision making.