Jay is a healthcare administrator who has been in the Asheville community for over 20 years, and is originally from upstate New York. Most of his career has been in the administration of psychiatric and acute care hospitals. Jay has a Bachelor's degree from the University of Buffalo in Business Administration and Finance, and received a master's degree in Health Administration from Duke University.
Jay is a rabid Duke basketball fan. When he is not working, he enjoys running, studying spirituality, and college basketball. Jay is married to Patti Cutspec, Ph.D., and has three children in college.