As a businessman, insurance consultant and collegiate coach, Jay Starke brings vast experience and expertise to the clients he serves. Along with being a successful entrepreneur, Jay was a political advisor and candidate for US Congress in 1990. Jay was an insurance and financial advisor for New York Life Insurance before he founded Starke & Associates in 1995. Starke & Associates developed into a life, health, and disability company providing for individuals. Jay has been the recipient of countless industry awards and recognitions for his accomplishments in the insurance field. Along with being the President of Starke & Associates, Jay is an Assistant Basketball Coach to the Women's basketball team at Randolph-Macon College.
Jay Starke is in his 12th year on the Randolph-Macon College coaching staff. Since joining the staff in 2004, Starke has been a part of six Old Dominion Athletic Conference Championship teams and has helped guide the women to six NCAA Tournament appearances. Starke has helped the program tally a 233-79 (.747) overall record and a 238-50 (.826) mark in the ODAC.
Starke earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in government from the University of Richmond. He currently resides with his wife Kay in Richmond, Virginia. They have three daughters and one granddaughter.