Jay found his niche in the TV broadcasting scene at The University of Akron. He was a member of Lights, Camera, Akron! and gained experience through working with cameras, audio, and technical directing productions. A year after joining LCA, he became a host of the show and was nominated for an Emmy.
Jay became a multi-media journalist for The News Outlet, a collaboration among public universities in Northeastern Ohio and professional media partners.
Jay currently works as a morning news anchor for WMFD TV in Mansfield, Ohio.