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Allene Valerie Farmer Hayes

Allene Valerie Farmer Hayes, government executive. Recipient Foreign Study award American Institute for Foreign Study, 1981.


  • Hayes, Allene Valerie Farmer was born on September 23, 1958. Daughter of Thomas Jonathan and Allena V. (Joyner) Farmer.

  • Education

    • Student, Richmond College, London, 1980. Bachelor, Clark University, 1980. Certified, University Oxford, England, 1981.

      Master of Library Science, University Maryland, 1986.


    • Library. assistant NUS Grad. Medical School Corporation, Gaithersburg, Maryland, 1981—1982. Cataloger Library. of Congress, Washington, 1982—1984, copyright specialist, 1984—1985.

      Congressional fellow House of Representatives Committee on District of Columbia, since 1985. English tutor, writer Natural Motion, Washington, 1983-1984. Intern, archivist Howard University, Washington, 1985.

      Intern Library. Congress Intern Program, 1991-1992.


    • Compiler: Single Mother's Resource Directory, 1984. Compiler, editor: Policy Research, 1985. Author booklet: District of Columbia Statehood Issue, 1986.


    Member University Maryland College Park Black Women's Council, 1984. Volunteer Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, Washington, 1985 (fellow 1985). Member National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, American Library Association (member executive council Black Caucus, co-chair international relations committee, governing council), Library. of Congress Professionals Association, Daniel A.P. Murray Afro-American Culture Association of Library. of Congress (member executive board, newsletter editor, president since 1994), Domestic Appliances and Personal Care Murray African American Culture Association (president 1994-1996), Delta Sigma Theta (tutor 1986), International Federation Libraries Association, World Digital library, Digital library Work Group.



    Travel, writing, dance, drama, tennis.


    • Married Thomas Gary Hayes. Children: Tommia Chanel, Alle Victoria.
    • father: Thomas Jonathan Farmer
    • mother: Allena V. (Joyner) Farmer
    • spouse: Thomas Gary Hayes
    • children: Tommia Chanel Hayes
    • Alle Victoria Hayes
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    Born September 23, 1958
    (age 59)
    • 1980
      Richmond College
    • 1980
      Clark University
    • 1981
      University Oxford
    • 1986
      University Maryland
    • 1981 - 1982
      Library assistant, NUS Grad. Medical School Corporation
      Gaithersburg, Maryland, United States
    • 1982 - 1984
      cataloger Library of Congress
      Washington, United States
    • 1985
      congressional fellow, House of Representatives Committee on District of Columbia