Lee was born and raised in the Bronx, New York. After receiving his BS in Information Systems from Quinnipiac College, he started his career developing firmware for military systems. Since then, he's worked in fields ranging from networking and communications to fire alarm systems, industrial controls, and home automation. Most recently he was responsible for system architecture and firmware development of lighting control devices at RAB Lighting and continued development of firmware for a smart pill bottle at Adheretech.
His personal interests range from electronic design and firmware development for home projects, reading science fiction and attending science fiction conventions.