Kelly Hayes is a 3L at Thomas Jefferson School of Law. She has a Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Rhode Island in Journalism. After graduating in 2006, she was employed by the Warren Times-Gazette where she was the lead reporter. After working at the newspaper, she began new endeavors with Trust Law and Disability Rights Lawyers, leading to her pursue law school in 2010. Originally from Connecticut, Kelly enjoys the local San Diego weather and has become very involved at Thomas Jefferson as a member of Phi Alpha Delta, Public Interest Law Foundation and International Law Society.