Benjamin Anderson has worked with RegLab on contact tracing in Santa Clara County and other challenges related to the coronavirus pandemic. He graduated from Stanford in 2019 with a B.A. in philosophy and interdisciplinary honors in Ethics in Society, and finished his M.S. in computer science at Stanford in June 2021. Ben was a graduate research assistant at the RegLab for the 2020–2021 academic year, and before that, he was a teaching assistant for the course CS 142: Web Applications. In his free time, he likes to explore new Instant Pot recipes, listen to comedy podcasts, and read about history and international relations.