Director of U.S. Jobs Ministry
Over the past 20 years, Shay has served in various capacities with nonprofit organizations that focus on job readiness and community development. Shay was on staff with Jobs for Life (JfL) for 9 nine years as the Director of Training and Leadership Development. This role allowed her to develop a team of trainers who equipped their network leaders to facilitate the Jobs for Life curriculum within JfL’s national network. She also coached and equipped JfL’s international leaders in Kenya, Uganda, Australia, Dominican Republic, and Costa Rica. Shay is the youngest of 10 children and hails from Kinston, NC on the eastern seaboard of the state and currently resides in Raleigh, NC. When she is not training and equipping leaders, she is YaYa to her four precious grandchildren: Sydney, Bryce, Noah, and Neriah.