Jay Galbraith joined Valencia College in March 2014 and serves as the Vice President of Public Affairs and Marketing. He directs the college’s state and federal public affairs, communications, community engagement, economic development and marketing efforts. Valencia is one of the largest community colleges in the nation, with more than 77,000 students.
Prior to joining Valencia, Jay served at Sea World Entertainment, responsible for the company’s government and industry relations in Florida, Texas, California, Virginia and Pennsylvania.
Jay served on the staff of two members of the U.S. House of Representatives, Congressman Michael Bilirakis and Congressman Bill Grant, both from Florida.
Jay and his wife live in Winter Garden, Florida. They have four kids.