University of Pittsburgh

Jay Yard

James A. Yard
Business Alumni Association Board of Directors

Janney Montgomery Scott LLC

With over 30 years of related experiences in the fields of publishing, law and securities where he managed sales, marketing, public relations, professional development, continuing education and human resources, Jay Yard now handles the duties of Financial Advisor as well as Branch Manager of the New Castle Office. In 1993, he joined Parker/Hunter Incorporated as Director of Marketing and Training. Parker/Hunter was eventually acquired by Janney in early 2005.

Active in business and community organizations, Jay has served as President of the University of Pittsburgh’s Business Alumni Association Board, as a member of the Pittsburgh Region Branding Committee and as a member of the Securities Industry Continuing Education Committee. He is also a past Commissioner of Upper St. Clair Township.