Jay Heap currently serves as the Director of Virtual Learning for the State of Georgia. He has been involved with online learning including teaching, content development, and administration since 2005. Prior to serving the online educational community, Jay taught business education in a Georgia school district for 13 years. He holds a B.S. Degree in Business Education, and a Master's degree in Adult Learning/Distance Education and an Education Specialist degree in Educational Leadership and is also a certified project manager.