Jay began his real estate career in 2011 and is a valuable partner in the Carol & Jay Starr | Debra Vollmer Real Estate Team. Prior to real estate, Jay owned/operated an Electrical & Construction Company for 34 years with expertise in sales of electrical advertising & lighting. He has served on numerous trade boards in the State of Washington, was appointed to the Washington State Department of Labor & Industries Board (Licensing & Code Enforcement) by the Governor of Washington, held Electrical and General Contractors licenses in the late 70s, built & remodeled homes in the Pacific Northwest, and has done commercial building maintenance. He is also familiar with HOA Board management, currently serving on an HOA Board. On a personal note, Jay served in the US Navy, was a ski instructor for many years, is a golfer, and is a proud father & grandfather. Jay and his wife/business partner have owned homes in the Desert since the late 90s and maintain a home in the Seattle area. Jay knows the area, understands the desert market and is committed to making sure his clients’ interests are TOP priority.