Jay Earned a BFA in acting from New York University's Tisch School of the Arts (experimental theater wing). Since then, he has worked as a professional actor in New York, LOs Angeles, and since 2015, minneapolis. He has worked in film (Amazon studios, magnolia pictures), television (ABC, Showtime), and theaters as large as radio city music hall and as small as your living room.Here in the twin cities, jay has performed at regionally & nationally acclaimed theaters, including Penumbra Theater, Theater Latte Da, the Jungle Theater, Pillsbury House + Theatre, Mixed Blood Theater, Open Eye Figure Theater, and more. 

jay was one of the first openly transgender actors to become a member of actors' equity association.

He is proud to put his transgender body on stage.

He hopes that one day, this will be a common occurrence.