Jahana Hayes

Democrat for CT-US House, 5

First elected in 2018

Date of Birth: 3/8/1973

Top issues: Education, Equity & Social Justice, Immigration, Environment, Gun Violence, Economy, Veteran Affairs, Healthcare

Committees: Committee on Education; Committee on Agriculture

Profession: Teacher

Professional Background: Talent and Professional Development Supervisor, Waterbury Public Schools

Education: BA, Southern Connecticut State University; MA, University of Saint Joseph

Did you know?

In 2016, Jahana was named the 2016 National Teacher of the Year.