Starting a career at a movie theatre splicing film and editing audio at a radio station, Benjamin joined the U.S. Army after 9/11 as Psychological Operations Specialist. He became the leader and trainer of the Audio/ Video teams for the 13th PsyOp Battalion. After being Honorably Discharged he earned his MFA in Motion Picture and Television. He is an Adjunct Professor at Rasmussen College teaching Motion Graphics, Editing, Photoshop, Digital Photography, and Film History. He has produced nearly 1300 productions and was part of a team that earned a Regional Emmy.