Hayden Dublois grew up in Manchester, and went to MEMS, Burr and Burton Academy, and Middlebury College, where he studied under Governor Jim Douglas. He then worked as the Constituent Services Manager & Policy Analyst for Governor Phil Scott, and advised several political campaigns in Vermont. Hayden currently lives in Marco Island, Florida, and serves as the Research Analyst for the Foundation for Government Accountability, an organization dedicated to promoting health care, welfare, and workforce solutions. James Douglas, former Governor of Vermont, 2002-10; Vermont Sec. of State, 1980-1992; Vermont Sec. of Treasury, 1994-2002.