Jay joined Compass in 2009 and has worked in the financial industry since 1996. At Compass, he is a member of the investment committee, which oversees the equity and fixed income portfolios. Prior to joining Compass, Jay was at Merrill Lynch from 1997 to 2009 as a Vice President where he advised institutions, non-profits and private clients. Jay received a BA in Economics and Philosophy from Macalester College. He is a member of the Investment Management Consultants Association and received a Certified Investment Management Analyst designation.