Shay is the Director of Operations for the International Yacht Brokers Association (IYBA). She was born and raised in Ottawa, OH where her activities included Cheerleading, Dance, and Gymnastics. After High School she attended Bowling Green State University in Bowling Green, OH. One of her greatest memories at BGSU was interning for Big Brothers Big Sisters of NW Ohio where she coordinated the annual Bowl for Kids Sake, which raised money for underprivileged children. In 2005 she graduated BGSU with a Bachelors Degree in Marketing. Upon graduating from BGSU she moved to Columbus, OH and worked in the logistics industry for 4 years. She then moved to Ft. Lauderdale and took a position with IYBA in June 2010. Shay enjoys her day to day responsibilities at IYBA as well as interacting with members. She looks forward to learning everything the yachting industry has to offer and serving the members to her fullest. Shay also enjoys going to the beach, traveling, meeting new people and spending time with family and friends.