David Irwin

David has served as a member of the Madison Board of Education since January 2018.  During his time on the board David has served on the Education and Operations committees.  

David has lived in Madison since 2013 and along with his wife, Laurel, has two sons, one currently enrolled as a 7th grader at Madison Junior School and a 3rd grader enrolled at Torey J. Sabatini Elementary School.

David earned his undergraduate degree from Hobart & William Smith Colleges and his Masters degree from New York University.  Currently David serves as the Executive Director for District Administration, providing leadership support and guidance to school districts across the United States.  Prior to his current role, David was a senior managing partner at Gartner Inc. and led their K-12 Education practices and supported the development of organization-wide strategic plans for districts across the United States.

Prior to his role as a Madison board member, David served as a member of the district’s 2015 strategic planning committee, served as a hiring committee member and served as a K-12 education subject matter expert on various topics for the district’s superintendent, board, curriculum director and director of technology.

2019 Board of Ed Committee Membership: Operations

Term Expires: December 2020

Contact: irwind@madisonnjps.org