Beth Hays

Beth leads, assists, oversees and manages a variety of nonprofit and charitable projects for Community Resource Trust, which focuses on children, the aging population and families. Beth earned her BS degree in Education through Western Oregon University and her MS in Child and Adolescent Development through Capella University. Beth also holds a Property Management license with the State of Oregon. She taught grade levels K-12, served as a school district tutor, and coordinated a college-readiness grant in the 8 years prior to joining Community Resource Trust.

Throughout her time with Community Resource Trust, Beth has successfully brought in grant monies for nonprofits in the community. In addition to private grants, she has experience in low-income housing tax credits (LIHTC), HOME, and Urban Renewal Area (URA) applications, successfully bringing in approximately $6 million to build low income housing in the city of Salem.

Beth’s personal interests include music theory, history, and human development. She immensely enjoys free time with her family and her two young boys.