Jay Faison

Jay Faison founded ClearPath in 2013. In addition, he currently serves as the Executive Chairman of the 2040 Foundation, the Chairman of the American Flood Coalition, and a member of the American Energy Innovation Council.  He has served on the Department of Energy Nuclear Energy Advisory Council.  Jay was named by Politico Magazine as one of the top “Politico 50” ideas changing politics and the people behind them. 

Prior to founding ClearPath, Jay was the founder, CEO and Chairman of SnapAV, the largest supplier in the custom audio video industry. SnapAV’s explosive growth won Jay the EY Entrepreneur of the Year award for the Southeast region. Jay sold SnapAV in order to pursue his passion for philanthropy. 


B.A. in Economics from UNC Chapel Hill, MBA from University of Virginia Darden School of Business