Jay Beckham

Senior Research Associate

Education, Executive Search, Higher Education, Independent Schools, Research and Search Support

As a research associate, Jay provides strategic research intelligence and support throughout the search process while also providing expertise and assistance on technical and research matters.

Previously, Jay served as an Admission Reader in the Undergraduate Admission Office at Princeton University. Jay also worked in the office of Enrollment Management and Student Success at Drexel University and as a Graduate Assistant at the University of Pennsylvania. Jay is a licensed and certified teacher and began his career in education as a K-5 teacher in the Christina School District in Wilmington, Delaware. 

Jay has also volunteered his time as a college application coach to high school students in the School District of Philadelphia.


MSEd, Literacy
University of Pennsylvania

BSEd, Education
Cabrini University