Benjamin began dancing Lindy Hop in Jr. High in 1997 and was added to the high school team where he choreographed for the lead team. Later, he became the Event Coordinator for the USU Big Band Swing Club for 3 years. During that time, he organized dances at the Eilte Hall Ballroom and directed the national event, Harlem Nights. Benjamin brought out famous teachers: Ria DiBiase, Frankie Manning, Skye Humphries, and Frida Segerdahl to name a few. He procured local bands and djs like "Off The Top”,” The Larry Smith Orchestra" and Seattle/New York favorite Glenn Crytzer and his Syncopators and Dj's Freddie Dickinson, Mike Faltesek, and Kenny Nelson among others. Benjamin has taught at USU, UofU, BYU, Westminister, Price, and Dixie.
Benjamin is best known in Utah as an expert at airstep teacher, commonly called, "lifts and aerials." Benjamin participated in many dance teams. He has been on USU's Swingcopation, assisted at BYU, and coached and choreographed at the University of Utah. Has taught workshops at Bosie City Swing, USU, and BYU. He has Dj'd at Elite Hall, Savoy Swing Nights, Swingin' On Main, U of U, USU, and BYU. He has owned and managed his own Lindy Hop venue since 2010