Hayden J. Jesserer

by Yes Weekly Election Coverage

Residential address: East Lewis Street (map)

Incumbent or challenger? Challenger

Age: 25

Campaign website: None

Occupation and employer: Sales representative, Hawthorn Pharmaceuticals

Previous electiveexperience (including election campaigns): Senator and lead council to president, Western Carolina UniversityStudent Government Association (past); worked on Barack Obama’s primary andgeneral election campaigns, 2008; worked on Heath Shuler’s congressionalcampaign, 2008

Civic and volunteerexperience (including service on city commissions and boards): Little League coach with Raleigh Parks and RecreationDepartment, 2009-2011; parish member, St. Leo’s Catholic Church inWinston-Salem

Education (highest degreeattained and name of institution): Bachelor’sof science in political science, Western Carolina University

Party registration: Democrat (nonpartisan contest)

What is the city of yourbirth? Grand Rapids, Mich.

What year did you move toGreensboro? 2011

Paid consultants workingon your campaign: “Absolutely not”

Campaign manager: Joseph Wyatt

Treasurer: Nancy B. Boyd

Articles about thiscandidate:

2011 primary election endorsement & voter guide (link)’