A native of Virginia, Jay has spent the last 20 years in Austin telling stories, first as a writer, editor and publisher of two award-winning community newspapers affiliated with the Austin American-Statesman, the Lake Travis View and Westlake Picayune, as an author, local sportswriter and photographer and now as [content manager/editor] for IHT. He also serves on the board of directors of the Northwest Austin Youth Basketball Association, where he’s helped significantly grow interest in girls’ basketball.Jay is married with identical twin daughters who are active in dance and soccer, respectively. He enjoys golf, basketball, tennis and running. He is an avid college football, basketball, and all-around University of Texas Longhorns fan.