Ray was the founder of Trombley Associates, formerly known as Ray Trombley Associates. Ray was one of the most respected professionals in the western Massachusetts area. After over a half-century in the investment business, Ray retired in 2011 and passed away in 2016.
Ray supported many local charities including the Shriners Hospitals for Children, Jimmy Fund 406 club and various community sports teams and school events. Ray was a long time member of the Wilbraham Country Club and Heritage Palms Country Club in Fort Myers, FL.