John Hays

John Hays

John Hays
Member

Biography

Mr. Hays was elected to the board in 2014. Raised in Texas and Arizona, John holds degrees in geology and planetary geology from Northern Arizona University and Brown University, respectively. He currently works for Santa Cruz County, Arizona, as floodplain coordinator. He also teaches part-time at the Nogales campus of Cochise Community College.

He and his wife, Mary, have two sons. The older attends Northern Arizona University where he is studying psychology, and the younger son attends Rio Rico High School where he is involved in jazz band, cross country, and track.

In his off time, Mr. Hays is an aspiring photographer, and he enjoys gardening, landscaping, rock and mineral collecting, cooking, crocheting, and woodworking.