Dave Murray

Director of Communications
Dave Murray
(616) 234-4213
M9 College Park Plaza
Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Dave Murray was named communications director in March 2018 after more than 30 years in journalism and state government. He was a deputy director of the Michigan Department of Talent and Economic Development after serving as Gov. Rick Snyder’s press secretary and deputy press secretary. Dave also worked as a reporter and editor for The Flint Journal, The Grand Rapids Press and MLive in Michigan, and The Bridgeport Post and Telegram in Connecticut, largely focusing on education issues. Murray is a 1986 graduate of the University of Missouri School of Journalism and a 1984 graduate of Nassau Community College in New York.