Kathleen Murphy

Virginia
House of Delegates, District 34
Type of Seat: 
Challenger
Year: 
2013
Status: 
Running
Woman Candidate: 
Woman Candidate
GLBT: 
No
Person of Color: 
No
Under 35: 
No

Kathleen Murphy is running for House of Delegates, District 34. Kathleen is a small business owner, activist, and community leader. As President of Johnson Murphy & Associates, she provides strategic counseling and builds legislative strategies for companies and non-profit organizations. Prior to launching her business, she worked as a Senior Advisor for International Trade at the Department of Commerce and handled Congressional Affairs at USAID during the Clinton administration. Kathleen helped found Salute Our Services, which helps connect service members deployed overseas to their families, Kids Serve Too, an organization to honor and support children in military families, and has played a critical role in Women’s Campaign International teaching women in developing countries how to become political leaders.