Hayes is a junior at the University of Southern California from Chicago, IL who is majoring in Journalism at the Annenberg School with a minor in Sports Media Studies. During her first year at USC, she participated in Women’s Club Lacrosse and Annenberg Ambassadors; additionally, she appeared on multiple podcasts produced by USC students. Combining her love for sports and journalism, Hayes was a sports reporter on USC’s television network, ATVN. Being drawn to Exposition’s mission, Hayes joined the Exposition team in early March and has enjoyed working closely with USC’s athletes as well as gaining a different perspective about what it means to be a college athlete. Interning at the education and recruiting app, SEQL, Hayes has been able to use the knowledge and awareness that Exposition has taught her to further the mission of the company.