Murray proudly serves as one of the Assistant Principals at Killian
Elementary. Mrs. Murray is the Assistant
Principal that works mostly with our kindergarten, second and fourth grade
students, teachers and parents. Mrs. Murray
loves being a STEAM Leading Lion. Mrs.
Murray believes that all children can succeed every single day. Mrs. Murray is thrilled to be working in a
partnership with the Killian teachers, parents, and community to make sure
that everyone that comes through the Killian doors has a positive experience.
career as an educator began in Virginia. She completed her teaching internship
in Roanoke, Virginia. After graduating from Virginia Tech, she taught second
grade in Virginia Beach. Then, she married her best friend and became an Army
wife. For twenty years, Mrs. Murray
moved around the world. She lived in
Georgia, New York, Virginia, Kansas and even Germany. While moving around the world, Mrs. Murray
got to teach pre-school, first, second and third grade. She got to be an instructional assistant for
a little boy who had autism. She got to
substitute a lot and she even got to teach seventh grade English!
Murray earned her Bachelors of Arts degree in Elementary Education from Virginia
Tech in 1992. She earned her Master’s
Degree in Educational Leadership from The American College of Education in 2013.
Murray has been married for twenty-one years and has a daughter and a son. Her children are both in high school, so she
is a busy mom too. Her favorite things to do are run with her husband, hang out
with her kids and read on her porch.