Jay has been an analyst since 2000. He conducts research in all the firm’s major practice areas—political, nonprofit/advocacy, media, corporate, and labor. For a decade he managed Hart Research’s regular polling for NBC News and The Wall Street Journal, and he currently does the same for CNBC’s All-America Economic Survey, a quarterly poll on economics and personal finance.
Jay’s regular clients include the Entertainment Software Rating Board (ESRB), the Climate Action Campaign, the Pew Charitable Trusts, the American Heart Association, and the Natural Resources Defense Council.
Jay graduated from the College of the Holy Cross with a degree in political science. He has been quoted on politics and public opinion by national publications and has appeared on National Public Radio, MSNBC, CNBC, and C-SPAN. He lives in Philadelphia.