Jay serves as CFO and FINOP of William Hood & Company. In this capacity Jay is responsible for all financial operations and accounting for the firm. Jay is also Managing Director and Head of Sales for ACI. His experience prior to William Hood & Company and ACI includes employment in the tax and audit departments of Ernst & Young and CohnReznick, LLP. Jay also spent two years working internally at a New York based family office, acting as the Chief Financial Officer for their four registered broker dealers. Jay Gettenberg received a joint Bachelor/Master’s Degree of Accounting from Wake Forest University in 2007. Upon graduation, Jay became licensed as both a Certified Public Accountant and Series 27 Financial & Operations Principal. Since then, Jay has also acquired the Series 7, Series 15, Series 24, Series 63, Series 79 and Series 99 licenses.