Ben Boylston | 38

Current hometown: Clermont.

Occupation: Attorney and owner of the Law Office of Ben Boylston, P.A.

My first job: I worked as an intern at Graves and Spivey, P.A., in Tavares.

Greatest career accomplishment: Being able to start my own firm in 2016. I love doing my own thing, and it has worked out well.

Business philosophy: Treating people with respect pays off in the long run.

Leader I admire: My father, Richard “Red” Boylston, a judge in Lake County for 20 years. He set me on my current path.

Away from the job, I enjoy: I love college football and am a big fan of the Michigan Wolverines. That’s where I earned my undergraduate degree in psychology.

Hidden talent: I am dominant at Scrabble.

Pet peeve: People who are constantly late. 

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