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Tuesday November 8, 2022 — California General Election
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U.S. House of RepresentativesCandidate for District 14

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Alison Hayden

Special Education Teacher
60,852 votes (30.7%)
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Election Integrity-Our sovereignty and control over elected officials happens through the vote and must be assured. Only then can we vote out the jokers that put US in this position!
  • Financial & Economic stability--Stop the inflation->end the unelected, money-printing Federal Reserve Bank. Bring back production, manufacturers/jobs to stabilize the economy.
  • Sovereignty of parents rights, borders, (trafficking fentanyl, humans, arms, killing Americans and stealing US jobs), and medical choices, tech privacy.



Profession:Special Education Teacher, Small Business owner
Special Education Teacher; Education Therapist, Self (2001–current)
Member (2018 and in 2020), Alameda county Republican Party — Elected position (2016–current)
Peace Corps Director/Volunteer, Business Development Group in Plovdiv, Bulgaria; national Director of alternative Women's Associations — Appointed position (1994–1997)
Officer (Investments and Lending), Citibank International Private Bank (1988–1990)


San Francisco State University Teacher Credentials, Secondary and Instructional Specialist (2010)
San Francisco State University Teacher Certifications, Instructor for Autism Spectrum Disorders; Education Therapist (2010)
National Foundation for Teaching Entrepreneurship Certification, Teaching Entrepreneurialism (2004)
The London School of Economics Master of Science, Development Management (1998)
UC - Berkeley Bachelor of Arts, Political Economics of Industrial Societies (1986)

Community Activities

Activist, Alameda County Committee of Restoration (to the Constitution); making officials accountable to their Oaths of office (2022–current)
Delegate to RNC Convention to endorse Donald J Trump, Alameda county Republican Party (2016–2016)
Captain/Coordinator, Dr. Ben Carson presidential campaign in Alameda county (2015–2016)


Alison was born in Sacramento, California and spent her formative years in Taipei, Taiwan. She was raised in an Air Force family, moving back and forth between Fairfax, VA and the beautiful island.  Her father later retired and joined a US multinational firm to manage its electronics factory in the southern port and Export Processing Zone of KaoHsiung.  She graduated high school from a boarding school in Taichung, Taiwan before returning to the USA for university.  She graduated from the University of California-Berkeley with a Bachelors degree, and The London School of Economics with a Masters of Science degree.  


 Alison spent eight years in the financial industry, in banking and lending, after a management-training program with Bank of America.  She continued with Citibank’s International Private Banking Group then joined Charles Schwab & Co., Inc., after a brief project with Boston Consulting Group, trading in its elite stock and options trading group serving the bank’s top 2% of private investors.   She then decided to serve in the US Peace Corps in its Business Development Group, as Director/Volunteer of a business incubator in Plovdiv, Bulgaria the country's second largest city.  She led the growth of a national alternative Women’s Association and launched projects related to teaching ethics and business.  Following the Peace Corps, she remained in country and joined a consultant firm to the World Bank, with work on a project to bring the Varna state enterprise private, under its privatization program in Bulgaria.   


 After returning to the USA she found her place in the world of education, working with felons to help them earn their High School GED's.  This opened the door to teaching credentials in Secondary and Special Education, as well as certifications to work with students on the Autism spectrum and as an Educational Therapist.  She has had opportunity to work in and with virtually every possible venue and demographic of education in the San Francisco Bay Area, reaping rich reward.  It has been, and is, her joy and profession.  In her free time, Alison volunteers time to work with people recovering from alcohol and drug addiction.  

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