City Limit Design is Lee Benson

After growing up and living in California for 25 years, Lee Benson moved to Oregon to pursue a career in graphic design. Since graduating from PCC in 2011 with an AAS in Graphic Design, he has been sole proprietor of City Limit Design and worked for a variety of clients.



  • Creative problem solving
  • Digital illustration
  • Publication layout
  • Background in customer service
  • Training/tutoring


  • Adobe CC (Illustrator, InDesign and Photoshop)
  • Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook and Powerpoint)
  • WordPress, MailChimp
  • Basic HTML and CSS


  • AAS in Graphic Design, Portland Community College 2008–2010
  • Japanese Studies, City College of San Francisco 2007-2008
  • Bachelor of Art in Film & Digital Media, UC Santa Cruz 2000–2004


March 2012
Over three weeks, provided hands-on and structured training for graphic designers at Mango Tree in Kampala, Uganda.

Manager – Postal Annex
Customer service, retail sales, packing and shipping, store signage

Photographer – Lee Benson Photography
Contract work with Shooting Stars Productions
Customer service, basic business management, on-location photography, individual and group portraiture