Benson Cook grew up in the U.S. state of Delaware before moving to Montreal to attend McGill University, where he obtained a degree in political science and history.
For four years, Benson worked as a freelance reporter and newscaster at CJAD 800. Before that, he worked at the Australian Broadcasting Corporation and Fox News.
He joined the Global Montreal family in 2020, where he now works as an associate producer on Global News Morning.
When he’s not hard at work, Benson is an avid traveler and enjoys photography, yoga and electronic music.