Fr. Ben Osborne, S.J. grew up in Winthrop, Minnesota. After his dad got to know the Jesuits by attending retreats and encouraged Ben to look at Jesuit schools when it came time for college, he landed at Marquette as an undergraduate and entered the novitiate in St. Paul upon graduation.
During his formation, he studied at Creighton, St. Louis University, and Boston College. He taught theology at Creighton Prep for three years, was ordained in 2009, and worked at the Jesuit Retreat House in the Twin Cities for more than five years.
Fr. Osborne completed his tertianship in Nairobi, Kenya during the first half of 2016, after which he began working as a chaplain to the Creighton University School of Medicine. In June of 2021, he moved to Milwaukee to begin his service as Associate Pastor of Gesu Parish.