Jay is a sophomore from West Haven, Connecticut. He is majoring in Political Science with minors in Music and Social Work. Jay’s goal as a Resident Senator is to bring the Marist community closer together. He plans to work with class presidents and club leaders to promote random acts of kindness.
Jay’s experience in government comes from interning at West Haven City Hall, working for various political campaigns and in several elections at the polls. Jay has also obtained many of his leadership skills through his work as an Eagle Scout.
Outside of Student Government, you can find Jay singing with the Marist Singers, acting on stage with MCCTA, getting involved with the Residence Hall Councils, or playing video games with the Marist Game Society. After college, he plans to go to graduate school in Washington, DC and find a job in Congress.
Fun fact: you can hear Jay on the Broadway cast album for "Natasha, Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812"
You can reach Jay by email atJay.Silver1@marist.edu