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Jay Smith


Jay joined the BHRE team with years of business and legal expertise. He owned and operated Sense of Wonder, a well-known specialty retail business with locations in Reading and Andover. Prior to opening Sense of Wonder, Jay practiced environmental law at Ropes & Gray in Boston. Jay grew up in Melrose and holds degrees from Harvard University, Columbia Business School, and Cornell Law School. Jay has extensive sales and client relations experience and is an active community sponsor. An avid softball dad, Jay has coached numerous youth teams and has watched his daughters play softball all the way through high school and now college. Jay enjoys hiking, kayaking, and snowshoeing. He lives in Winchester with his wife Jean, daughters Emily and Rachael, and two boisterous black labs.