Jay Swearingen joined the Missouri Credit Union Association (MCUA) in 2011 as vice president of Grassroots and Development. He primarily works to organize and activate credit union advocates to respond to changes in legislative and regulatory policy.
Jay was elected to the Missouri House of Representatives by the people of the 18th District in 2010. He brings a variety of experience to MCUA including government relations, political organizing, financial management, fundraising, non-profit management and organizational leadership from his time in the U.S. Army.
Jay earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism from Texas State University and his Master degree in Public Administration from the University of North Texas.