Mrs. Kimberly H. Hayden
Hayden, a resident of Raleigh, N.C., was appointed by the governor to an unexpired term ending 2013. Hayden serves as a member of the Educational Planning and Programs Committee and the External Affairs Committee.
She is a native is Kinston, N.C. and a 2003 UNCW graduate with a BA in psychology. She is owner and manager of Hayden Rentals and senior associate with Hayden, Blanton & Associates, a political campaign fundraising firm based in Raleigh.
She was director of staff and logistics for North Carolina Gov. Beverly Perdue’s gubernatorial campaign and worked for Perdue in several capacities during her tenure as lieutenant governor and governor. She recently founded and serves as executive director of the Hayden Urban Farm Foundation.