Murray Blitzer is a member of The Alexander Group’s Team with over 30 years of experience in public administration and finance with a specialty in Medicaid and human services. Most recently, he began advising individuals and families on how to maximize their available retirement resources. He was the Chief Financial Officer of the Rhode Island Department of Human Services, overseeing a $1.5 billion budget and over 1000 employees. He also served in the Rhode Island Legislature as Deputy to the Senate Fiscal Officer. In the Senate, as an advisor to the Majority Leader, he implemented a budget hearing and review process that allowed the membership equal participation in formulating policy.
Murray began his career in the Rhode Island State Budget Office where he designed and implemented the structure for the state’s Consensus Medical Assistance and Caseload Estimating Conference, applying professional forecasting tools to over $2 billion in health Care and Welfare spending.
Throughout his public career Murray has successfully worked with private entities to reduce the cost of government and deliver services that have had a positive impact on the lives of many consumers.
Murray holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Resource Technology and Economics from the University of Rhode Island.