Jay Ward


Jay Ward has been a partner at The Ward Agency since 2007.  Prior to joining the Ward Agency, he was a regional sales manager for Prudential Insurance Company for group life and disability sales.  He also worked in sales roles for UNUM, The Standard and Met Life.  With over 15 years of experience, he values the ability to help employers solve problems with customized solutions with managing costs while still providing high quality insurance and human resource tools and assistance.  He has helped contribute to the dramatic growth of the firm which has positioned The Ward Agency as a premier insurance agency that is well respected in our industry.

He is a member or has been a member of a number of professional organizations including National Association of Health Underwriters, Dallas and East Texas Health Underwriters, Human Resource Management Association and has served on the United Health Care Broker Advisory Committee. 

Jay remains committed to the philosophies that have guided the firm from the start and personally remains involved in working with his clients and growing the business as a Producer.  Jay is active in civic and community affairs in the North Texas area, as is the firm. 

He attended Northwood University where he received bachelor’s degree in business management. He has a daughter, Anna who attends Westmont College in Santa Barbara, CA . He is an avid golfer, cyclist, and outdoorsman.