Allyson Patterson is Managing Director of BEN Colorado and the former Director of Market and Partnership Development at Zayo Group, a Boulder-based Bandwidth Infrastructure provider. During her time at Zayo, Ally also served as the Director of Community Development, Investor Relations, and Employee Programs, as well as Chief of Staff - External Relations to the CEO. Prior to Zayo, Ally managed operations, sales and trading for foundations, family investment offices, and institutions at Morgan Stanley Private Wealth Management. She is a member of CU Women’s Council and active in the entrepreneurial community. She has a B.A. in Economics from the University of Illinois.