A native of Elkhorn, Nebraska Haley attended the University of Nebraska-Lincoln where she graduated with a degree in journalism and mass communications. Since graduation she has worked in healthcare fundraising and marketing. Currently, Haley is the patient and community engagement liaison for Nebraska Medicine where she coordinates charitable giving and the community health improvement plans. She holds a masters degree in Marketing from Bellevue University and is a recent recipient of the American Marketing Association’s Pinnacle Award. Active in the community Haley serves on the Nebraska Healthcare Marketers Board, Women’s Fund of Omaha Circles Steering Committee and the UNL Alumni Association’s Nebraska Women’s Leadership Network Advisory Council. She’s been married to her high school sweetheart for eleven years and has two boys.