Deena A. Hayes, Chair
454 Gorrell Street
Greensboro, NC 27406
Deena Hayes-Greene was elected to Guilford County’s Board of Education in 2002 (former and current District 8). She is the former human relations commissioner for Greensboro, co-chair of N.C. Public School Forum, chairwoman of the International Civil Rights Center and Museum’s board of directors, and a member of the Community-City Working Group.
Hayes-Greene is managing director of the Racial Equity Institute (REI) and has more than 15 years of experience as a community and institutional organizer. She chairs the school board’s Historically Underutilized Business (HUB) Advisory and Joint Capital/Facilities Planning committees. Hayes-Greene also serves as the Guilford County Schools' liaison for the Ready for School, Ready for Life and Say Yes Guilford boards of directors.