President, Brinegar Consultants, Inc.

Mr. Jay Brinegar has more than 25 years’ experience in executive assessment and coaching, organizational change and senior team development. As President of Brinegar Consultants, he works with leadership in a wide range of industries including aerospace, manufacturing, finance and health care. Many of his clients are family or owner led businesses. He joined the Seaman Corporation Board in 1989 and currently serves on the Finance Committee.

Mr. Brinegar is a faculty member of the Gestalt Institute of Cleveland (GIC) and served as a Board member and Treasurer. He is on the Advisory Board of Welty Construction Company one of the few construction companies to use Integrated Project Delivery and LEAN Construction. He is a Gestalt Professional Certified Coach (GPCC).


Additionally, Mr. Brinegar taught gestalt approaches to working with organizations and individuals in Sweden and Uruguay. He has implemented strategic planning processes in the US, Germany, UK and Japan.

Mr. Brinegar graduated from the University of Akron with a Masters in Industrial and Organizational Psychology, and acquired a B.A. in Psychology from Florida International University.