Astin HayesBoard Secretary
     Astin Hayes is a Chicago-based event marketing specialist. She received her B.S. in Media Management from University of Miami (2006) and eventually earned her M.A. in PR & Advertising at DePaul University (2009). Working for the likes of Bank United Center, VIBE Magazine and Chicago Cares, Inc., Astin has taken the time to hone her skills in logistics, promotions and management. After her four year employment with Clear Channel Media + Entertainment, she was promoted to a full-time position as Marketing & Promotions Coordinator for WGCI-FM in 2008.
    In 2012, Astin decided to move in a different direction with her career,tapping into her passion for event planning and marketing by collaborating on a business endeavor with friend and colleague, Nicole Williams, with the establishment of Go2Girls, a Marketing and Lifestyle Concierge Service.
    Astin is an active member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. and a dedicated Chicago Bears and UM Hurricanes fan. In her spare time, Astin enjoys international traveling, intramural flag football and baking. She can be contacted atatjhayes@aol.com.