Meet Jay Wagner

Jay Wagner and Family


  • High Point Native
  • Married to Leigh Geddie Wagner
  • Father of two children – Sarah (15) and John (10)


  • Graduate of Oak Ridge Military Academy, Class Valedictorian
  • AB degree from University of North Carolina
  • Cum laude graduate of North Carolina Central University Law School

Professional Leadership

  • Partner in Fisher, Clinard & Cornwell, PLLC

Past Employment:

  • Lender, High Point Bank & Trust Company
  • Teacher & Coach, Oak Ridge Military Academy

Community Leadership

  • Board Member, The City Project (Vice Chairman, 2007-2012)
  • Vice Chairman, High Point Core City Plan Steering Committee (2005-07)
  • Chairman, High Point Planning & Zoning Commission (2006-07)
  • Chairman, Uptowne High Point Association
  • Constitution Committee, Green Street Baptist Church
  • Rotary Club of High Point (2000-08)
  • Board of Directors, String & Splinter Club (2006-09)
  • Chairman of the Board of Directors, YMCA of Greater High Point 
  • Chairman, Camp Cheerio
  • Past President, High Point Y’s Men’s Club
  • Board Member, High Point Convention and Visitors Bureau