Ray is a former professional and NCAA D1 college goalie. As a goalie Ray spent time in the AHL, ECHL, CHL. During college Ray played at Bentley University and the University of Maine. After his playing days Ray previously served as the goalie coach for University of Maine Men's and Women's teams as well as the goalie coach at the University of Southern Maine. Ray is currently the goalie coach for Bowdoin College, a Goalie Development Coordinator for USA Hockey, and the Goalie Development Director for Maine Amateur Hockey Association. Ray has his MBA with a specialization in Project Management as well as his PMP and LSSBB.