Clay is the lead pastor of North Point Community Church in Alpharetta, Georgia. North Point is the original campus of a network of churches in the Atlanta area led by Andy Stanley. In this role, Clay provides visionary and directional leadership for all of the local church staff and congregation.
Clay was hired in 2006 and served as the Director of High School Ministry for five years, first at Browns Bridge Church and then at North Point Community Church.
Clay earned a degree in Industrial Engineering from Georgia Tech and a master’s degree from Dallas Theological Seminary. Clay finished his doctorate from Dallas Theological Seminary in 2013 with an emphasis in Online Church. He lives in Forsyth County, Georgia, with his wife, Jenny, and their children, Lucy, Jake, Sally, and Cooper.