Dr. Jay was appointed to the position of Superintendent of Schools in August 2015. Prior to that, Dr. Lang was the Deputy Superintendent of Finance and Operations for the Lowell Public Schools, where he oversaw a $175-million budget. In addition, Dr. Lang also been a point person for the extensive Lowell High School project application submitted to the Massachusetts School Building Authority. Dr. Lang has a Doctor of Education degree from UMass Lowell, a Master of Education degree from UMass Lowell, and a Bachelor of Science degree from Merrimack College.