Clay is a Founder and Managing Partner of Collective Capital. Clay is an experienced entrepreneur and early-stage investor. Under Clay’s leadership, AIM Group became one of the largest and most active early-stage funding sources in the Southeastern United States. Clay leads Collective Capital’s deal sourcing, investment due diligence, and portfolio management. Clay has completed over 70 early-stage technology investments since its inception. Clay frequently serves as an advisor and/or board member for AIM Group portfolio companies. Clay is also one of the managers of the AIM South Fund, a growth-stage venture fund making concentrated investments in technology companies. In addition to his responsibilities at Collective Capital, Clay has two children with his wife, Jessica. Clay is actively involved at his church and other volunteer organizations in the Auburn area.