Benjamin Rauth is a graduate of the Paseo Academy for Fine and Performing Arts in Kansas City. He was actively involved in the Show-Me Arts student advocacy program sponsored by the Missouri Alliance for Arts Education. In 2017 he was selected as a National Student Arts Advocate and attended the annual Arts Advocacy Day in Washington, D.C., sponsored by Americans for the Arts. He helped present a conference session on the Student Voice in Arts Advocacy during that time. Ben is currently a theatre major at Kansas State University.