Ben Willis is a computer science graduate of Washington State University ('96). He started working for Bently Nevada Corporation that year as a developer on the ADRE for Windows platform. Ben sustained the software after the 3.1 release until leading the development of Bently BALANCE. In 2002 GE aquired Bently Nevada and Ben became the software lead for the ADRE Sxp platform. Ben has since lead several enhancement releases of ADRE Sxp as well as contributed to several other new platforms. Ben has been working on a Scrum team since December 2008 and became a certified Scrum Master in 2009.