Lee graduated from Penn State University with a B.S. in Aerospace Engineering. After working for three years in that industry, he left to pursue a career in animation. His first job was at Mainframe Entertainment in Canada working on CG television series such as ReBoot and Beast Wars.
After four years at Mainframe, he moved to San Francisco and worked at various production houses animating TV commercials and feature films such as Spy Kids 3D, Hellboy, and Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow.
He began working at Nihilistic in 2004 and has since shipped six games on various platforms. He is well-versed in all aspects of game production, including the creation of in-game and cinematic animations, and implementing them in the game engine.