Always one for unique experiences, Ned attended Hampden-Sydney College, one of the three remaining all-male colleges in the nation. He graduated with a B.A. in Government and participated in a wide array of extracurricular activities including; cross country, the student newspaper, club lacrosse, and social fraternity Beta Theta Pi. After graduation, Ned worked for a political fundraising firm in Washington, D.C. before taking the job with Sokal Media Group. In his spare time Ned enjoys watching sports, writing about sports, playing sports, and frantically checking the internet for the next Phish show within driving distance.