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Morgan Hurley

M.S., PE

Senior Director

Areas of Expertise

Code Review + Compliance
Fire Suppression Systems Design + Consulting
Fire Modeling
ADA + Accessibility Codes
Marine Fire Investigation


Morgan is an Operations Leader responsible for technical oversight, quality control and delivery of engineering team production. His expertise includes fire modeling and egress analysis, fire detection and suppression systems design, performance-based fire safety design, risk analyses, and building code and life safety consultation. He also serves as adjunct faculty at the University of Maryland and Worcester Polytechnic Institute, teaching graduate courses on advanced fire protection engineering topics. Before joining Jensen Hughes he served as the Technical Director of the Society of Fire Protection Engineers. In this role, he was responsible for identifying new and innovative methods of fire protection engineering and implementing them into practice. He is Editor-in-Chief of the SFPE Handbook of Fire Protection Engineering and co-author of the textbook Performance-Based Fire Safety Design, published in 2014.

Education / Certifications
  • B.S., Fire Protection Engineering, University of Maryland
  • M.S., Fire Protection Engineering, University of Maryland
  • Certified PE: D.C, MD, VA
  • Fellow, Society of Fire Protection Engineers
  • Distinguished Alumni, Univ of Maryland Dept of Fire Protection Engr.