David Murphy is a Visiting Scholar at the Fitzgerald Institute for Real Estate, focusing specifically on Church properties. Prior to his appointment as a Visiting Scholar, David co-founded QuoVadis Catholic, a non-profit that places young adult Catholic professionals in underutilized Church property and has consulted parishes, dioceses, and Catholic schools on real estate topics. He is also involved with a number of Catholic start ups and serves as a project manager for Notre Dame's Catholic Accelerator. David served 6 years on active duty with the U.S. Navy as a helicopter pilot flying the MH-60S. He studied political science and theology at the University of Notre Dame.