Alayne Benson
AI Communications and Outreach Coordinator
Institute of Cognitive Science • NSF National AI Institute for Student-AI Teaming

Alayne is the AI Communications and Outreach Coordinator at the National Science Foundation AI Institute for Student-AI Teaming at CU Boulder. She is an experienced communications professional and former educator driven to ignite the passion and purpose audiences need to create a brighter future. As the head of the AI Institute’s Community Hub, she works to help transform today’s classrooms into knowledge-building communities by fostering meaningful connections with diverse communities.