Margaret Campbell Haynes - Life Association Member

Senior Associate
Center for the Support of Families
2201 Vail Ave.
Charlotte, NC 28207

Phone: (202) 258-2303
Email: mhaynes@csfmail.com

At the Center for the Support of Families, Ms. Haynes is responsible for judicial and legal training, and policy and procedures development in the area of child support. She is a nationally recognized expert on interstate and international support issues. She was a member of the US delegation, in the negotiation of the Hague Convention on International Enforcement of Child Support. From 1990 - 1992 she served as Chair of the U.S. Commission on Interstate Child Support. Its report to Congress was the basis for the child support title of welfare reform legislation enacted in 1996.

Ms. Haynes served as an official observer to the UIFSA Drafting Committee of the National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws from 1990 to 2008. Ms. Haynes is the author of numerous publications on child support. In 1999 she received the Commissioner’s Distinguished Service Award from the Federal Office of Child Support Enforcement for her work on behalf of children. In 2000 ERICSA presented her with its Felix Infausto Award for outstanding contributions in the area of interstate child support. In 2001 NCSEA made her an honorary lifetime member, and in 2005 presented her with its Child Support Community Service Award.

She is a Past President of the Eastern Regional Interstate Child Support Association and a former board member of the National Child Support Enforcement Association. She received her B.A. degree cum laude from Davidson College and her J.D. degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She is admitted to practice in the District of Columbia, Massachusetts, and North Carolina. She is married with three children.