Office of Delegate C. E. Cliff Hayes, Jr.: 757-364-0272 

P.O. Box 5142, Chesapeake, VA 23324 (Mailing Address)

1524 Volvo Parkway, Chesapeake, VA 233320 (Physical Address)

Delegate C. E. "Cliff" Hayes, Jr.
77th House District
P.O. Box 5142
Chesapeake, VA 23324
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ELECTED TO VIRGINIA GENERAL ASSEMBLY – NOVEMBER 2016


EDUCATION

Graduate of Oscar Smith High School (Chesapeake) - 1985
• President - Student Council Association
• Captain - Baseball Team
• Captain – Football Team
• Voted as "Best All Around"
• President – Fellowship of Christian Athletes
• Inducted to the Athletic Hall of Fame (2000)

Bachelor's Degree - Norfolk State University - 1991(Norfolk, VA)
• B.S. - Management Computer Information Systems
• Minor - General Business
• Member of the Baseball Team

Post-graduate work - Carnegie Mellon University - 2012 (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania) Heinz College of Public Policy and Management
• Chief Information Officer Certification Program, Executive Leadership/IT

Post-graduate work - Massachusetts Institute of Technology - 2015 (Cambridge, Massachusetts) Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory CSAIL
• Executive Certificate Program in Cyber Security

Post-graduate work - Harvard University - 2008 (Cambridge, Massachusetts) John F. Kennedy School of Government
• Innovation in Government Through Information Technology, Executive Leadership Program
• One of thirty-five information technology government officials

Master's Degree - Cambridge College - 2010 (Cambridge, Massachusetts)
• MMGT. - Master of Management/ Business

Post-graduate work - Norfolk State University -  (Norfolk, VA)
• Advanced study - Urban Affairs 
• Concentration: Municipal Planning Administration

Post-graduate work - Regent University
• Advanced study - Management and Leadership

Sorenson Institute of Political Leadership
• University of Virginia - 2001
• Completed political candidate program

CIVIC Leadership Institute of Hampton Roads
• CIVIC - 2006
• Completed Hampton Roads regional training program

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Nov. 2016 - Present House of Delegates 77th District

Apr. 2017 - Present Chief Information Officer (CIO) 

• HRRJ Authority
• Manages all aspects of technology and related personnel

Aug. 2016 - Mar. 2017 CIO/Director of Information Technology

• City of Norfolk - Sheriff's Office
• Managed all aspects of technology and related personnel

 2008 -2012 Chesapeake City Council
• RE-Elected to Chesapeake City Council May 6, 2008
• Term July 1, 2008 - June 30, 2012
2004 -2008 Chesapeake City Council
• Elected to Chesapeake City Council May 4, 2004
• Term July 1, 2004 - June 30, 2008

2003 - 2015 Information Systems Manager
• City of Chesapeake - Sheriff's Office
• Managed all aspects of technology and related personnel

1999 - 2003 Systems Analyst
• City of Chesapeake - Sheriff's Office
• Analysis and design of new and existing computer systems

1999 - 2003 Adjunct Instructor of Information Technology
• Tidewater Community College
• Chesapeake and Portsmouth Campuses
• Taught personal computer software courses
• Taught programming courses for I.T. majors

1996 - 1999 Information Technology Specialist
• City of Chesapeake - Dept. of Information Technology
• Computer programming and support for various departments
• Assisted various departments in streamlining processes

1992 - 1996 Business Tax Specialist
• City of Chesapeake - Commissioner of the Revenue's Office
• Assisted business owners with related local tax issues
• Identified non-compliant businesses for tax enforcement action

1989 - 1992 Accounting Technician
• Landmark Communications
• Accounts Receivable Advertising Division

1991 Programmer/Analyst (Part-time intern)
• City of Suffolk - Data Processing Department

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

• High Tech Crime Institute Association

• International Association of Privacy Professionals
• Conference of Minority Public Administrators
• Association of Information Technology Professionals


BUSINESS OWNERSHIP
2001 - 2016 F.A.H. Web Design and Services
• Chesapeake based company
• Computer programming and consulting
• E-commerce technological consulting and support
• Interactive web-site design and services


SPECIAL APPOINTMENTS

Virginia General Assembly Committee Assignments

• Appropriations - Higher Education; General Government & Capital Outlay

• Health Welfare & Institutions

• Communications, Techology, and Innovation (Chairman)

• Joint Commission on Healthcare

• Joint Commission on Technology and Science (Chairman)

• Substance Abuse Advisory Commission

Dr. Clarence V. Cuffee Memorial Committee, Chairman
• Appointed as a member by City Council - 2006

Hampton Roads Metropolitan Planning Organization
• Appointed as a member by City Council - 2006

Hampton Roads Planning District Commission
• Appointed as a member by City Council - 2006

Chesapeake Regional Hospital Foundation Board
• Appointed as a Board Member - 2006

Affordable Housing Task Force (Chairman)
• Appointed as Chairman - 2005

Chesapeake Task Force for the Gang Awareness (Chairman)
• Appointed as Chairman - 2006

Sustaining Our Communities Task Force
• Appointed as a Member by Mayor William E. Ward - 2003

Selective Service Board of Chesapeake
• Appointed as a Local Board Member by Director of
The Selective Service System (1997 - 2004)

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

• Chairman, Urban League of Hampton Roads
• Ronald McNair Young Scholars Program, Founder (2008)
• Member, Southside Male Chorus Union (1998 - 2006)
• Member and Trustee, Mount Zion Baptist Church
• Member, Prince Hall Masonic Lodge #67
• Coach, South Norfolk Boys Baseball Association (1990-1992)
• Executive Board Member, South Norfolk Boys Baseball Assn. - 1993
• Advisor, Junior Achievement (1991)
• Co-Founder, Chesapeake Chapter - Omega Psi Phi Fraternity - 1998
• Life Member, NAACP
• NAACP State Board Member (1998 - 2001)
• Chairman, Area II NAACP (1998 - 2001)
• Corresponding Secretary, Chesapeake Men for Progress
• Corresponding Secretary, Chesapeake Forward (2001)
• Chairman, Urban League of Hampton Roads
• Member, Chesapeake Democratic Committee
• Volunteer, Virginia Special Olympics
• Volunteer, Elderly & Indigent Victims of Crime Program
• Co-Host Radio Broadcast - Crusade for Christ NAACP Hour (WPCE)
• Co-Host/Consultant Radio Broadcast- Sunday Dialogue (WNSB)
• Founding Treasurer - (NCP) Norfolk-Chesapeake-Portsmouth Community Development Federal Credit Union for low-income communities (1996 - 1999)


AWARDS AND RECOGNITION

• Citizen of the Year, Omega Psi Phi, Fraternity, Inc. (1998)
• Innovation in Government Through Technology, Harvard University (2008)
• Chief Information Officer Institute, Carnegie Mellon University (2012)
•Federal CIO Institute, Certified CIO (2013)

• Urban League of Hampton Roads Community Leader Award (2016)

• Implement the King Dream Award (2019)

• Norfolk State University Distiguished Alumni Award (2019)
• Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Award, (2008)
• Top 40 Under Forty in Hampton Roads, Inside Business Magazine (2006)
• Courage in Leadership Award, Lead Hampton Roads / Hampton Roads Chamber of Commerce (2007)
• Outstanding Community Leader Award, Kappa Alpha Psi, Fraternity, Inc.(2007)
• Outstanding Young Men of America (1988)
• Young Achievers United Way- South Hampton Roads (2003)
• Inductee, Oscar Smith High School Athletic Hall of Fame (2000)