Clay Thornton is a Senior Financial Analyst at Venture First. Prior to working at Venture First, Clay worked at Humana for 9 years, serving in several different positions in Louisville and New Orleans. Clay started as a Financial Analyst in the FP&A department and advanced his way up to Associate VP – Head of National Growth Strategy. He was Humana’s first National Growth Strategy Leader within their retail segment. Clay also served as the CFO and Operations leader for their Gulf States Region and led the FP&A function of Humana’s Retail Segment. Clay obtained the Master of Business Administration from the University of Louisville in 2015 and completed his undergrad at the University of Kentucky where he studied Finance and Economics. In his free time, he enjoys playing golf and watching UK sports.