Jessica Hayes has been promoted to vice president of education and programming at The Children’s Museum of The Upstate.
Hayes joined TCMU in 2015 with more than 11 years of professional educational experience. She has worked collaboratively within the community to bring in offerings related to inclusion, art, STEM programs, and early childhood education.
Before moving to the Upstate, she was a Program Specialist at Discovery Place KIDS-Huntersville, NC which is a satellite of Discovery Place in Charlotte.
Hayes has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Child and Family Development from UNC-Charlotte and a Master of Arts Degree in Early Childhood from the University of North Dakota.