Neely serves as Vice President, Law & Public Affairs for Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation at its headquarters in Savannah. Prior to this position, Jay served as deputy general counsel for Gulfstream. Before joining Gulfstream, he practiced law in Atlanta with Paul, Hastings, Janofsky & Walker and served as law clerk for the Honorable Dudley H. Bowen, Jr., U.S. District Court, Augusta.
Neely serves on the Leadership Georgia Board of Trustees, as Leadership Savannah President, and on the Georgia Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors.
He earned a bachelor’s degree from Vanderbilt University and a law degree from the University of Georgia. He and his wife, Courtney, have two children. They attend the Community Bible Church in Savannah.