Hayden is a graduate from the Master of Environmental Science Program at the University of Toronto, Scarborough campus. He moved to Toronto in September 2018 and during his undergraduate career where he majored in environmental engineering, he had two-years of working experience at his university student union, serving in the Department of Arts. Hayden has been responsible for several university ceremonies, which he considers to be valuable experience in the event organization and management fields. In terms of his academics, he has juggled several different courses in the fields of physics, basic, organic and analytical chemistry. As Hayden has devoted the past five years to environmental studies and research, he strives to change the landscape of various environmental issues and raise public awareness of environmental protection.