Annual Institute 2019

Director of Education & Learning





Debby Murphy has served as an independent school administrator since 1991 and lives on the Phillips Academy campus in Andover, MA with her husband and their three children. She served as Andover’s senior associate dean of admission from 1991-2008 and then as the Director of Alumni Engagement from 2008-2015. More recently Debby worked at Nashoba Brooks School in Concord MA where she was the Assistant Head for Advancement. In this role, Debby launched a new Advancement team and was responsible for strategy and day to day operations for admission, development & alumni relations, and marketing and communications. Over the past year, Debby has pursued a variety of professional development opportunities including lots of reading on the topic of leadership & high performance and has also been serving as a member of AISAP’s consultancy team. Debby grew up in Florida and her hobbies include spending time with family, scuba diving, walking the beach, exercising (including yoga!), traveling, and reading.