Ben Greve Biography
|Birth Name||Ben Greve|
|Profession||Golfer, Marketing Coordinator|
|Working For||Twin City Group|
|Married to||Lindsay Whalen|
Paparazzi and media not only follow the celebrities, but also the person linked with them. And same goes out with the loving husband of Lindsay Whalen, Ben Greve. He is a golfer and marketing coordinator for insurance companies. Lindsay Whalen is a former American basketball player and currently works as a coach to the women basketball team at University at Minnesota.
Ben Greve’s Early Life And Education
Ben Greve rose to fame for his relationship with the former American basketball player and coach Lindsay Whalen. He has been in the media frequently, however, he is yet to reveal his details like his birth date, parents, and educational background. According to some sources, he was born in Annandale, Minnesota, the United States of America.
Ben Greve was born to father David William Greve and mother Sandra Kay “Sandy” Greve. He has two siblings; Timothy Greve and Nick Greve. Her brother Timothy is a trainer for the Minnesota Timberwolves, and Nick is an Eden Prairie-based accountant.
Ben completed his high school education from Annandale High School in 2000 and later got enrolled in the University of Minnesota earning a Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing and Communications. He graduated in the year 2005.
Ben Greve’s Career
While Ben Greve was studying at the University of Minnesota, he used to play golf. He played an important role in the 2006 NCAA National Championship win from the college team. Later, Ben played in the Canadian Golf Tour and the Hooters Tour.
Ben spent around six years for as a golf professional on the Hooters Tour. In 2010, he became an assistant golf professional and later worked as a Golf Stix accounts associate.
In addition, Ben has also played for Black Hall Club in Old Lyme.
Most recently, Ben was qualified for the U.S. Amateur Championship in Pebble Beach, California.
Besides being involved in the golf profession, he also worked for some insurance companies. He worked as a marketing coordinator for State Farm Insurance from May 2012 to July 2013. Also, he was an insurance agent for Insurance Planners in July 2013.
Below, we present you a video where Ben Greve shares his experience after he wins the Minnesota State Open golf championship
He has been working as an insurance advisor for the Twin City Group since August 2014.
Ben Greve’s Net Worth and Salary
As of early 2019, Ben Greve’s net worth and earnings are under review. Though his net worth is not disclosed in the media, sources claim that his net worth might be in a hundred thousand dollars.
Ben is definitely living a lavish lifestyle with his millionaire wife, Lindsay. His wife, Lindsay Whalen's net worth is estimated to be around $2.27 million and she earns an annual salary of $547,000.
Ben Greve’s Personal Life
Ben Greve is famous for his marriage to former professional basketball player Lindsay Whalen. Ben and Lindsay first met while they were studying at the University of Minnesota during their freshman year. They first met in an early morning class which was a business stats class.
It won’t be wrong to claim that Ben and Lindsay fell in love with each other at first sight. Soon after, they hit it off and eventually began dating. They always sat next to each other in their class.
After dating for a long time, Ben Greve married wife Lindsay Whalen in a private wedding ceremony in October 2007. The pair exchanged vows at St. Anastasia Catholic Church in Hutchinson.
For now, Ben and Lindsay are enjoying a blissful married life of over a decade with no rumors of extra-marital affairs, divorce, and separation issues.
They support each other in their respective profession which makes their fans believe as the reason behind their happy conjugal life.
Ben Greve’s Brother Died in Drowning Accident
Ben Greve’s brother, Nicholas Greve, also known as Nick died at the age of 26. He died back in 2010 in an accidental drowning. He used to work in accounting firms as an auditor.
In Nicholas’ memory, the Greve family and his co-workers along with friends have founded a non-profit organization Nicholas Greve Foundation.
The foundation provides an annual scholarship for the students attending Annandale High School and Gustavus Adolphus College.