Jay worked at the Study Center from 2010-2018 as Director of Undergraduate Ministries for Men. While on staff, he helped students grow in their knowledge and application of Scripture through Bible studies and personal mentoring. Jay also invested considerable energy in developing student leaders through his oversight of the men's Elzinga Residential Scholars Program, the Student Leadership Team, and undergraduate interns.
Jay completed his M.A. in Theology at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary in May 2012, and double majored in economics and religious studies at the University of Virginia. He has previously worked in sports marketing and with Young Life.
He and his family now live in Virginia Beach, VA, where he is working to develop a post-collegiate Fellows program in the area.