L. Harrison Jay
L. Harrison Jay
Director, Community Partnerships
Office: 215-204-0457


L. Harrison Jay, or Jay, as he is best known, is director of community partnerships. Jay has worked for Temple for 16 years on both the Health Science and Main campuses. Currently, Jay serves as the university’s liaison with community nonprofit organizations and directs  Temple’s Community Education Center, which provides meeting space and educational programs for members of the community and for city and state officials.

Jay is passionate about helping community and nonprofit organizations accomplish their goals. One of his proudest moments was providing leadership to the OHC program, which helps to foster interest in healthcare careers at Temple University among community youth.

Jay is a graduate of University of California at Berkeley and has an MBA from Stanford University.