Jacob Murray serves as the Faculty Director for Professional Education at Boston University School of Education. As Faculty Director, Mr. Murray is charged with developing innovative professional pathways that expand equity and access to current and emerging careers for a wide range of learners. Prior to BU, Mr. Murray served as the Executive Director of the Aspire Institute at Wheelock College. Under Mr. Murray’s tenure, Aspire emerged as a statewide social and education innovation and professional development leader. Mr. Murray holds a BA from Bates College, an MEd from the Harvard Graduate School of Education, and a MM from the Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Brandeis University.