Joe Murley has been named as the new Finance Director for Barren County Schools. Joseph B. (Joe) Murley received his Bachelor’s of Science Degree in accounting from Western Kentucky University in 2008, graduating cum laude. Joe is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA), a member of the Kentucky Association of School Business Officers, and the Kentucky Association of School Administrators. He has served as Chief Financial officer of the Green River Regional Educational Cooperative from 2012 to the present where he was responsible for financial and human resource functions. Joe has experience in both public and private accounting. Prior to his work with GRREC, Joe was a Staff Accountant Financial Analyst for the Acopia Capital Group based in Nashville.