Tom Murray serves as the State and District Digital Learning Director for the Alliance for Excellent Education located in Washington, DC. He was previously the Director of Technology and Cyber Education for the Quakertown Community School District (QCSD) in Bucks County, Pa.
A former school principal, Murray is passionate about proper technology infusion and differentiated professional development. He was the 2012 recipient of the Blended Schools Network Leadership Award, named one of the top 16 “forward thinking EdTech leaders in the country,” named one of the “Top 100 influential voices in education,” and has been featured in Tech & Learning Magazine’s Leadership Profile. Murray’s QCSD cyber and blended learning programs have been highlighted by Forbes.com, T.H.E. Journal, District Administration Magazine, Project Red, the Innosight Institute, iNACOL, and on Digital Learning Day 2013, among others. Murray serves on the advisory board for T.H.E. Journal and is a co-founder of #edtechchat.