Clay joined the Alumni staff in 1988 as an Alumni Assistant, coordinating club events and working in other general Association activities. In 1990, he was promoted to Assistant Director of Alumni Affairs for Constituency Relations. In 2000, Clay was given the added responsibility of Major Gifts Officer for the Patterson School of Accountancy. In 2005, he was named Associate Director of Alumni Affairs.
Clay’s current responsibilities include serving as the director of alumni activities for the School’s of Accountancy, Business and Engineering and the M-Club Alumni Chapter. School responsibilities include coordinating alumni related events and working with the deans to maintain contact with the graduates and friends of the schools. He also assists with fund-raising efforts for The Inn at Ole Miss and working with many other General Alumni Association activities.
Clay graduated from Ole Miss in 1986 with a bachelor’s degree in business administration. A native of Jackson, Miss., Clay and his wife, Laura, have two children, John and Madeline.