Jenny N. Tran – President and CEO
Through her years as Chief Operating Officer and Managing Partner of Hayes & Associates, Jenny has learned the event business from the inside out. Working hand-in-hand with Founder Leslie Hayes, Jenny has developed an expert knowledge of Washington’s political and military communities, and the ability to create extraordinary high-level events.
Jenny graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Computer Science and Accounting and has over 15 years of Information Technology and Accounting experience. She speaks both English and Vietnamese fluently.
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Leslie Hayes – Founder
Over the years, Leslie has designed numerous events attended by the President and Vice President of the United States, and she’s hosted functions attended by more than half of the U.S. Congress. Her list of clients have ranged from personal philanthropists and major corporations such as NBC, Lockheed Martin, Discovery Communications, General Electric, and Pfizer, to non-profit organizations such as Habitat for Humanity International, March of Dimes, National Wildlife Federation and TAPS (Tragedy Assistance Programs for Survivors).
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Mary Bernhard – Production Manager
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Linda Holland - Special Event Support
Mary Jo Myers – Associate Director of Public Affairs
Mary Jo was instrumental in establishing the “Hero Miles” program operated by Fisher House Foundation that uses donated frequent flyer miles to purchase tickets for families of hospitalized military members to visit their loved ones.
Chris Ozyjowski – Special Event Support
Lida Peterson – Special Events Manager
Peterson holds the Certified Planner of Professional Meetings (CPPM), Certified Diversity Meeting Professional (CDMP) and Certified Tourism Ambassador (CTA) designations and has coordinated and managed events in China, Vietnam, Cambodia, Morocco, Greece and various locations within the United States.
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Lisa Kindred – Executive Assistant to the President / Special Events Coordinator
Lisa has a passion for bringing people together and enjoys working behind the scenes to plan memorable special events.
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Sara Sterling – Senior Account Coordinator
Since joining the Hayes team in 2014, Sara has provided vital assistance in the areas of logistics, staffing, research, and on-site event troubleshooting for a variety of events.
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Anh Vu – Special Events Coordinator
In her time at Hayes Group, Anh has proven herself a great asset through her management, fundraising, and event coordination skills.
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