Marc Hyden directs R Street’s outreach and engagement at the state level, and he is also responsible for educating lawmakers and executive branch officials on R Street’s initiatives throughout the Southeastern United States. To do so, he testifies before legislative bodies, drafts op-eds and policy papers, and represents R Street at political events.
Prior to joining R Street, Marc worked for Conservatives Concerned About the Death Penalty, a project of Equal Justice USA, where he was a senior manager. Before that, he was a campaign field representative with the National Rifle Association and a campaign manager for a Republican congressional race in Western North Carolina. He also served as the legislative liaison/public affairs specialist with the State of Georgia and as the legislative aide to the Georgia Senate’s President Pro Tempore.
He received his bachelor’s degree in philosophy from Georgia State University.
Marc lives in the Atlanta metro area.
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