Jay Forest Hein, religious studies educator, former federal official.
Hein, Jay Forest was born in 1965 in Shawano, Wisconsin, United States.
Bachelor in Social Science, Eureka College, Illinois. Master in Political Studies, University Illinois Springfield.
With Department Public Aid, Illinois, Office Secretary of State, Illinois State Library. Welfare reform policy advisory to Governor Tommy Thompson, 1994—1997. Executive director civil society programs Hudson Institute, 1997—2004.
Founding president Sagamore Institute Policy Research, Indianapolis, 2004—2006. Deputy assistant to President, director office Faith-Based and Community Initiatives The White House, 2006—2008. Distinguished senior fellow, director program for faith & service Baylor University Institute for Studies of Religion, Waco, since 2008.
Chief Executive Officer Foundation American Renewal, 2002—2006.