Phone: (805) 897-2508

Cameron Benson

Acting Sustainability and Resilience Co-Director

Cameron Benson was appointed Acting Sustainability and Resilience Co-Director in March 2021.

Prior to his appointment, Mr. Benson served as the City’s Creeks Restoration/Clean Water Manager for over 14 years.  In that capacity, he planned, coordinated, and managed creek restoration, community outreach, and water quality improvement projects and programs.

Mr. Benson has worked in state and local government, and the local nonprofit community for over 20 years, specializing in environmental policy and programs. He received a Bachelor's degree from UCSB, and a Juris Doctorate degree from Golden Gate University in San Francisco.