Jay is retired from a 35-year career with a Fortune 10 company where he developed and managed several international businesses. His work and relationships with people around the world has deepened his appreciation for diversity and equality. Jay grew up in Honolulu, Hawaii and attended USC, where he also subsequently earned an MBA in Finance and Economics. Jay is now active in Long Beach and Honolulu where he supports several non-profit organizations. He believes The Center, our multi-faceted programs and our deep understanding of Long Beach makes a difference in promoting the rights and improving the health of the LGBTQ Community.