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Jay Williams, CIMA®, AIF®

Financial Strategist

Jay is a financial strategist in the Charleston office. He serves a wide range of McKinley Carter clients in West Virginia and across the country, helping young professionals and retirees alike navigate the questions and intricacies of their money. Jay also chairs the communications committee of our Investment Services Council (ISC) and is a member of our Risk Management Specialized Practice Group.

Licensing and Education

  • Bachelor of Science in Business Management West Virginia Wesleyan College
  • Certified Investment Management Analyst (CIMA®)
  • Accredited Investment Fiduciary (AIF®)

Community Involvement

Jay is a lifelong West Virginian with a deep love for the state and its people. Jay currently serves on the committee for Young Life Kanawha Valley, actively supports Generation West Virginia and is past-president and treasurer of the Kanawha Charleston Humane Association Board of Directors. Jay, his wife Breana and son Martin live in the Fort Hill area of Charleston. In his free time, Jay enjoys golf, traveling with his family and being consistently let down by the Miami Dolphins.

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