Meet the Division of Aging, Adult, & Behavioral Health Services Director
Jay Hill serves as the Director of the Division of Aging, Adult, and Behavioral Health Services, overseeing programs that promote the health, safety, and independence of older Arkansans and adults with disabilities. His division also supports and funds mental health and substance abuse treatment across the state. Jay began working at DHS at the Arkansas Health Center in 2006, becoming its Director in 2011. In 2017, he accepted his current position. Prior to joining DHS, Jay worked in management for several large private corporations and served as a Special Agent in the United States Secret Service. He is a 1994 graduate of the University of Central Arkansas with degrees in history and political science. Jay and his wife Mandy have four children.