Vice President for Strategic Initiatives
Jay joined the team in August 2020 and prior to arriving at Connie Maxwell, he served as the Director of Development for Alabama Baptist Children’s Homes. He has been working in non-profit fundraising since 2011.
Jay holds a Master of Arts degree in Leadership from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, Ky., and a bachelor’s degree from Samford University, Birmingham, Ala. He is currently enrolled as an M.B.A student at Samford University’s Brock School of Business. He earned his Credentialed Certified Nonprofit Leader (CCNL) certification from Christian Leadership Alliance in 2016.
Jay and his wife Lauren live in Greenwood, SC with their two children, Brayden and Isabella. He is an avid hunter who enjoys all outdoor activities.