Ben Sciacca currently serves as the executive director at Restoration Academy (www.restorationacademy.org). RA has been providing a quality and Christ-centered education to under-resourced youth in Birmingham for almost 30 years. Ben has served at RA for 17 years. He is passionate about education, social justice, and discipleship. He is the author of Meals from Mars (NavPress 2017), a gripping narrative that takes a hard look at race and reconciliation. Ben received his BA in history from Wheaton College and his masters in educational leadership from Covenant College. He, his wife Sara, and their four children live in the neighborhood where he serves. You can follow him on Twitter @iamJudahBen.