Clay Conner was born and raised in Mount Airy, MD. In 2018, he graduated Magna Cum Laude from Shippensburg University with a bachelor’s degree in Finance. While at Shippensburg, Clay was a four-year student athlete on the Men’s Basketball team and graduated as a member of the winningest class in Shippensburg history. Clay served as a team captain during his last two collegiate seasons, as Shippensburg clinched two NCAA tournament appearances, advanced to the Sweet 16, and were crowned PSAC Champions. Prior to his time at VCU, Clay worked as a business professional and held multiple leadership positions for a Fortune 500 company. Clay comes to the CSL ecstatic to learn more about Sport Leadership, and is excited to develop and learn from the VCU Men’s Basketball Staff as a graduate assistant.