About Us

Our Team

Jay Burkhardt, MSW, CSA

Director of Social Work

Professional Accomplishments

Jay joined our team in 2013. He wears many hats that include meeting with prospective participants and family caregivers, providing one-on-one support to those we serve, engaging with our participants throughout the day, and leading multiple support groups. Prior to Circle Center, Jay was the service coordinator at Beth Sholom Woods, before he traveled to Arizona to work with The Foundation for Senior Living (FSL). In 2006, he returned to Virginia and worked with Medi Home Health and Hospice as the director of social services.


  • Bachelor of Science, Psychology, Kenyon College
  • Masters of Social Work (MSW), Virginia Commonwealth University
  • Certified Senior Advisor (CSA)

Fun Fact

Jay rides his bike to work every day, even the rainy ones!