E. Jay Horn, MBA


Jay Horn is an Associate with Darington LLP. In his role, he advises clients on their estate and business planning solutions, life insurance needs, and tailors the strategies and plans for each client’s specific needs. He is a licensed Texas life and health insurance specialist. 

Mr. Horn is from Dumas, Texas, and moved to the Austin area in 2007 while pursuing his undergraduate degree in Bachelor of Business Administration from Texas State University, where he also received his Master in Business Administration. As a Marine Corps veteran, Mr. Horn honorably served his country in multiple deployments for Operation Iraqi Freedom as a non-commissioned officer. 

Mr. Horn is a highly motivated and dedicated industry professional who prides himself in putting his clients’ needs above his own. Mr. Horn’s professional career includes over 10 years of experience in the financial services industry where he served as a Lending Analyst and Loan Portfolio officer at Frost Bank, and as a Business Banker and Personal Banker at Wells Fargo Bank. He is passionate about offering a full scope of financial services, ranging from the most complex estate planning solutions to the implementation of disciplined behaviors to assist clients with their daily spending habits and increase their personal net worth. 

As a product of a traditional family, Jay was raised in a strong work ethic and morals environment. Spending his free time at the family ranch, he gained an enjoyment and respect for the do-it-yourself approach to resolve problems. His enlistment in the Marines further developed his core values of integrity, judgement, and attention to detail. He works hard on his clients’ behalf and isn’t afraid to speak up when he recognizes a shortfall in coverage or area of risk which should be addressed. In his spare time, Mr. Horn enjoys tending to his vegetable and flower gardens, completing DIY projects, and assisting his parents at the family ranch in Northeast New Mexico. He also enjoys running, cycling, golf, weight training, hunting, and fishing.

Financial Representative of Guardian.