Graduated from the University of Washington School of Medicine in 2006. She completed her internship at Children's Hospital Los Angeles, then returned to Seattle to complete her residency at Seattle Children's Hospital in 2009. She is board certified in Pediatrics.  Following residency, she worked at Pediatric Associates in Bellevue, WA. In 2011, she took a position as a Clinical Assistant Professor at Seattle Children's Hospital where she cared for inpatient pediatric patients.  She and her family moved to Portland in the summer of 2014.

In addition, Dr. Hayes is certified as an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC). She is excited to incorporate this expertise into her practice and hopes to be able to assist families with any concerns they may have with breastfeeding.

Dr. Hayes is married to Austin Hayes, MD, a local plastic surgeon. They are excited to be settling in Austin's home town of Portland with their two sons.  Her interests include photography, cooking, gardening, and spending time enjoying all the Pacific Northwest has to offer.

Dr. Hayes has a shared practice with Kimberly Boyer. M.D.