Bryan Clay joined the Walla Walla University Board in 2016. He graduated from Walla Walla College with an Associate of Business degree in 1982, then obtained his Bachelor of Business degree from Southwestern Adventist College in 1984. He began his career managing retirement, assisted living, and skilled nursing care facilities following graduation. In 1991 he established and worked as President of Evergreen Living Centers, a long term care and senior housing company. Having served on many church and school boards, he is currently serving on the north American Division Executive Committee, the North Pacific Union Board of Education, the Washington Conference Board of Education, and Puget Sound Academy Board.
He has been married to his wife Jill for thirty-five years and they have three children. Their two daughters both graduated from Walla Walla University and his son, a freshman at Puget Sound Adventist Academy, is looking forward to attending in just a few years. Bryan enjoys spending time on the water, motor boating in the Puget Sound and on Lake Washington, and traveling to warm, sunny places with his family.