Jay started in the veterinary field in 2016, and at AEC in April 2022. Jay has an associates degree in business management and is working on his BA in management as well. His goal is to start a career in hospital management.

His interests outside of work include: cooking, baseball, rollerblading, music festivals, comic books and movies based on comic books.

He loves Huskies and Beagles and used to work at a wild animal rehabilitation center every summer in high school. Here he got a chance to work with deer, coyotes, bobcats, bears and various wild birds. He also enjoys long naps and short walks to the fridge.