Jay Strickland is a Georgia native and Marine Corps veteran. He is a Mechatronics Engineering major at Southern Polytechnic College at Kennesaw State University. He is a technical leader and serial entrepreneur. He has volunteered with several organizations including the United States Naval Hospital, Camp Courtney Chapel’s Okinawa Homeless outreach, the Gateway Elementary School Summer Reading Program, and the National Park Service. He is an avid musician and has performed with a variety of professional, academic and amateur ensembles. He isn't perfect, but this race isn't about him. This race is about protecting the rights and the pocketbooks of Georgia's citizens.