Morgan is the Executive Director of the Strategic Data Project, part of Harvard University’s Center for Education Policy Research. The Strategic Data Project (SDP) partners with school districts, charter school networks, state education agencies, and nonprofit organizations to bring high-quality research methods and data analysis to bear on strategic management and policy decisions. SDP’s mission is to transform the use of data in education to improve student achievement.
In addition to his role at Harvard, Morgan is a Lecturer at the University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Education, where has taught since 2007. Previously a Managing Director with the District Management Council (DMC), Morgan worked with school districts on strategic planning, human capital, and resource allocation issues. He also served as the founding Editorial Director of the District Management Journal.
Prior to DMC, Morgan held management, strategy and consulting positions with the Parthenon Group, Arthur D. Little, and BMW. Originally from Canada, he graduated with a B.A. in Economics from McGill University in Montreal and holds an MBA from the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College.