Gay joined the IPTAY staff in 2005 and now serves as an Administrative Coordinator. Her coordination responsibilities involve both IPTAY and the Block C Club. Prior to joining the IPTAY staff, Gay served as an Executive Aide at East Tennessee State University within the Athletics department. She also previously worked for IPTAY from 1979 to 1982 as an Administrative Assistant.Gay attended both the University of Georgia and Clemson University. She now resides in Anderson, SC with her husband, David Copeland. Gay and David have been married for 47 years and have two sons, Nathan and Adam. Gay loves to attend Clemson sports events with her friends and family.