Ben Gilpin is the principal at Warner Elementary in the Western School District in Southern Michigan. He is a student-centered educator that is focused on collaboration, family partnership, student engagement and personalized learning. Ben is about the Whole Child, he cares deeply about all of his students and always tries to foster caring and impactful relationships. He is viewed as an innovative leader throughout Jackson County and the State of Michigan. Recently Ben was named one of the Top 100 Influential Voices in Education by Bam Radio. To learn more about Ben’s work, visit: http://colorfulprincipal.blogspot.com, or www.BenGilpin.com or connect with Ben on Twitter at @benjamingilpin.