Ben Hayward

Ben Hayward

Lead Developer

Role: Ben leads the software development for a number of projects in the Digital Innovation Greenhouse (DIG). He collaborates with other members of the Greenhouse team to construct and scale innovative educational applications into services that are available to the whole University. He works with groups across campus to establish the technical architecture and data flows needed by DIG applications.

Experience: Prior to joining AI, Ben worked for the U-M Center for Health Communication Research where he led development for a suite of native apps and web applications ranging from game development to surgery decision aids. He also worked with faculty to develop ideas into polished products for mass distribution.

Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, Purdue University