Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN
Jay Sjostrom entered the executive search field in 1998 with an international search firm focused on legal placement. He did this after spending the first half of his career as an attorney and business owner. In the past 10 years, Jay’s practice has expanded across a variety of functional roles, including director through C-level, legal/compliance, accounting/finance, sales/marketing and non-profit administrative. Jay has extensive experience in the professional and financial services, manufacturing, health care, and non-profit sectors.
Jay earned a BA degree from the University of Minnesota and a JD from Hamline University School of Law. He makes his home in Edina, MN with his wife Terry. He enjoys all activities related to lakes and open water, particularly with family and friends. In addition he is an avid reader of military and aviation history. Jay’s past and present community organization participation includes: Citizen’s League – Water Policy Study Committee, Edina Kids Club Advisory Board, former president of Minnesota Amateur Hockey Association (District 6), Minnesota Council of Nonprofits, and the Minnesota State Bar Association.