Clay is a life long resident of Montgomery County with the exception of time spent at nearby Purdue University (graduated 1998). Clay played in the Boys and Girls Club soccer league in the 1980's and became an assistant coach for a team at age 11. For the next 30 years Clay has coached in various rec soccer leagues throughout Montgomery County. Clay was one of the founding members of the Montgomery County United Soccer Club. Clay currently is the Southmont Middle School soccer coach for both the boys and girls program . Clay considers himself very lucky to have worked with some great local coaches in Montgomery County. Clay is married to wife Jill for over 18 years and they have two children. Clay works for the Indiana Department of Child Services and is a deacon with Rock Point Church.