Jay Davis has a Bachelor's Degree from Georgia College and State University (Cum Laude) and a Master's Degree from Auburn University both in Music Education. At Auburn, he served as a graduate teaching assistant with the marching band and performed with the faculty brass quintet, the Auburn Brass. Jay currently serves as the Director of Bands at Eagle's Landing Christian Academy in McDonough, GA. Bands under his direction have consistently received Superior ratings at adjudicated events throughout the southeast in both the concert and marching areas. Jay currently performs with the oldies band, Reunion, the blues band Funky Bluester, and Tara Winds and has performed as Principal Trumpet of the Southern Crescent Symphony and with the Oasis Brass Quintet. He holds or has held memberships in the International Trumpet Guild, Pi Kappa Lambda, GMEA, and has served as Province Governor for Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia, a fraternity for men of music. He was recently appointed to the Board of Directors of the Georgia College Alumni Association.
Jay is married to Tina, Director of Bands at Woodland Middle School, and is the proud father of 8-year-old twins—Emma and Jonah