FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Hayden Gise submitted petitions to the DC Board of Elections on August 10, 2022 ahead of the deadline to run for Advisory Neighborhood Commission. She is running unopposed in the general election for Commission 3C Single-Member District 01.
Hayden will continue having conversations with neighbors and being present in the community, just as she has been doing. Looking to the 2022 elections, Hayden will spend this time engaging with community leaders to develop a robust plan to utilize the power of the Neighborhood Commissioner's office to deliver results for working people.
When seated, Hayden will be the only Transgender elected official in the District of Columbia, and the second ever elected. In office, she views uplifting other voices in the Queer community as one of her responsibilities.
Hayden looks forward to supporting other democratic socialist and progressive Commissioner candidates get over the line. She will continue her pursuit of making Woodley Park more affordable, bikeable, labor-friendly, and overall more slay.