(written from a Production point of view)
Scott Benefiel is a comic book artist working mostly in pencils. He started his professional career in the late 1980s working for Eternal before moving on to work at DC Comics, WildStorm, Dark Horse, Marvel Comics, and TopCow. During his time moving around companies, he worked with Mike Mignola on Ghost and Hellboy, he also worked on The Incredible Hulk, Tomb Raider, and Witchblade.
He shared the pencil duties on WildStorm's Perchance to Dream #4: "Enterprises of Great Pitch and Moment" with Peter Pachoumis in his only Star Trek comic book work to date. In 1999, he was a creature designer on Star Trek: Hidden Evil from Activision.