Jay joined Hickory Senior Living in June 2015. He was born in Memphis, TN where he attended Memphis University School after which he graduated from the University of Virginia with a BA in Economics. Prior to joining Hickory Senior Living, Jay was the Director of Capital Markets at Kimco Realty Corp in New Hyde Park, NY where he facilitated the execution of over $4B in capital raising. Prior to that he was a Vice President at Bank of America Merrill Lynch in Charlotte, NC serving as an originator of CMBS mortgages facilitating the origination of over $2B in commercial real estate debt over his career. Jay and his wife Abbay reside in Memphis, TN with their son, Walker.


Regional Operations Director

Born and raised in Corinth, MS, Art attended Mississippi State University where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology. He worked in the insurance industry in both Tampa, FL and Seattle, WA for a number of years before returning home to North Mississippi. Art discovered his true passion of caring for the elderly, however, when he partnered with his brother to build and operate an assisted living facility in Olive Branch, MS. Now, with over a decade of experience in development and operations in the Assisted Living Industry, he has assembled an excellent staff of administrators, managers and loving caregivers to make Hickory Senior Living the premier assisted living community in North Mississippi. Art and his wife Rebecca reside in Saltillo, MS with their two sons, Carter and Parker.