Chief Technology Officer
Jay is an innovative executive and technology evangelist with a passion for translating technology into business value in a collaborative environment. Driven and forward-thinking, with extensive experience in application architecture, application development, strategic planning, quality assurance, UX, program management. Jay has a proven track record of building exceptional teams and highly successful implementations of forward-looking architectures in mobile, cloud, distributed and mainframe environments, including a $98M legacy modernization to the cloud.
“I’ve been given a wealth of ever-evolving technology here at LeapXL, and I’m excited to help bring it to the world as we onboard new enterprise customers. Making technology more approachable and unbounded by the limitations of conventional application development is key to unlocking the true business value of technology.”
Jay received his B.S. in Management Science and Computer Systems at Oklahoma State University and is honored to be an Arkansas Academy of Computing Inductee. He is also a founding member of the University of Arkansas Blockchain Center of Excellence, a member of Governor Asa Hutchinson’s Task Force on Blockchain Technology, and a former member of the Fayetteville Parks & Recreation Advisory Board. Outside the office, Jay feeds his creativity and curiosity through woodworking, gardening, and beekeeping. Jay’s wife of 30 years and his ever-growing family share his love of the outdoors and spend as much time as possible camping, hiking, and biking together.