Program Director, Church Properties Initiative
David Murphy is the Program Director for the Church Properties Initiative at the Fitzgerald Institute for Real Estate. Prior to his appointment, David co-founded QuoVadis Catholic, a non-profit that places young adult Catholic professionals in underutilized Church property. He has consulted parishes, dioceses, and Catholic schools on innovative real estate topics, and is also involved with a number of Catholic start ups. After graduating with a degree in Political Science and a minor in Theology, he served six years with the U.S. Navy as a helicopter pilot flying the MH-60S. Following his active duty service, he spent a year as a seminarian with the Congregation of Holy Cross and was a Visiting Scholar for the Fitzgerald Institute, focusing on Church Properties. David graduated from the Unviersity of Notre Dame in 2014 with a degree in Political Science and a minor in Theology.