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Larsen Jay

Director of Business Alliances

An entrepreneurial leader in business development, Larsen Jay is a sales and marketing expert with a focus on strategic partnerships and alliances. He brings an innovative mindset to building relationships with businesses nationwide. With strategic planning, organizational change, and project management experience, Larsen has served the private, not-for-profit, and government sectors for more than two decades.

Most recently, Larsen served as Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Random Acts of Flowers, a not-for-profit that delivers recycled flowers, encouragement, and personal moments of kindness to improve the emotional health and well-being of individuals in healthcare facilities. He is also actively engaged in the East Tennessee community as a speaker and leader, serving on the Knox County Commission as Chairman and Commissioner At-Large.

Larsen holds a Bachelor of Arts and a Master of Business Administration from the University of Tennessee. He is the Board President for The Joy of Music School, Center City Events, The Bijou Theatre, and the University of Tennessee Medical Center Emergency and Trauma Council, and is on the board of the Alliance for Better Nonprofits, Knoxville Symphony Orchestra, Nucleus Knoxville, Legacy Parks Foundation, and WUOT 91.9 FM.