Ben McAdams is a Representative from Utah. Born in West Bountiful, UT, he earned his B.A. from the University of Utah in 2000 and his J.D. from Columbia University in 2003. He was a lawyer and adjunct professor and served on staff for the Mayor of Salt Lake City from 2008-2012. He was a member of the Utah state senate from 2008-2012 and Mayor of Salt Lake County from 2013-2019 before being elected to the 116th Congress (January 3, 2019-present).