Jay Vincent is a management consultant who advises organizations and businesses on effectively engaging the public and their stakeholders in a world transforming from enhanced connectivity. His core expertise is developing online and offline stakeholder engagements programs for businesses and organizations who must convert key organizational and external stakeholders into meaningful and persuasive advocates. More than anything, he is an Outreach Expert.
Throughout his career, Jay, has managed campaigns of many types for political candidates, political parties, corporations, associations and organizations. He has worked for clients across nearly a dozen different industries. Today, he leads at the intersection of business, government and technology, helping clients develop business solutions to navigating the challenges posed by a more active public and stakeholders.
Jay is an active leader with a number of charitable organizations including the 100 Club of Chicago which helps the families of fallen first responders with immediate financial need and long term educational funding. He is a lifetime member and alumni of the American Council of Young Political Leaders having served as delegate to Taiwan and as lead facilitator and representative of a USAID funded program in Moldova for a 14 – Nation Eastern European Young Political Leaders Conference. He was also honored to serve as the delegate escort for the U.S. to China 2010 trip.
Jay is a graduate of Marquette University and the Les Aspin Center for Government Studies. He also holds a Masters in Business Administration degree from the University of Notre Dame’s Mendoza College of Business which recently awarded Jay, the Recent Alumnus Service Award for his work in creating Notre Dame’s Conversations on Leadership and Ethics program.
Jay is married to Kelly and lives in Chicago with their children Jack and Vivienne along with his dog Maggie.