Board of Directors | Compassion Animal Project
Ben Bergon (he/him) is deeply passionate about helping others. He is currently a Sr. Manager of Learning & Development at Chobani, where he focuses on providing challenging and fulfilling career journeys through an employee-driven, robust career growth and development framework. He spent the first chapter of his own career as a Certified Public Accountant working at KPMG and then at Chobani, helping them prepare for an Initial Public Offering. His transition into Learning & Development resulted from his relentless pursuit of passion and purpose. He also leads the LGBTQ+ & Allies Employee Resource Group at Chobani and strives to continue establishing Chobani as one of the best places to work for LGBTQ+ employees.
Ben is also the Chairman of the Board of Compassion Animal Project. This nationwide non-profit organization provides financial assistance for life-saving treatments for pets and helps keep families together. When he's not working, Ben can be found on a hike at a national park, at a concert somewhere in NYC, in the kitchen cooking for family and friends, or playing fetch with his 'dog-like' kitten Grover.