Ray is the Senior Director of Enrollment and Admissions at Cornell Tech. His role includes working closely with the faculty to administrate the application/admission process for new students, scholarships and financial aid, and outreach to prospective students around the world.

Prior to this, Ray served as Managing Director of Graduate Enrollment Management and Admissions at New York University Tandon School of Engineering and as Associate Director of Admissions at both Pace University and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. He was also an adjunct professor of computer science at NYU, teaching human-computer interaction. Ray serves as Director-at-Large on the Board of NAGAP, the Association for Graduate Enrollment Management, and previously chaired their International Relations Committee.

Ray received his Ph.D. in Communication and Rhetoric and his Bachelor of Science in Electronic Media, Arts, and Communication, both from Rensselaer, and earned his Master of Science in Public Relations from the Newhouse School at Syracuse University.