John Murphy has been a resident of Pennsbury Township since 2005 and was elected to the Board in 2015. Two of his children are currently students in the Unionville-Chadds Ford School District and one is a recent graduate.
John received a BS in Civil Engineering from the United States Military Academy at West Point and an MBA from the University of Delaware. John was commissioned as a US Army Corps of Engineers officer and spent nine years on active duty. He had many assignments around the world including one as a Platoon Leader during Operation Desert Storm. Following military service, he joined MBNA America and was a Senior Vice President in the Marketing Division. He later started his own small business providing Marketing Services to other small businesses.
Currently, John is a Marketing Manager with Corporation Service Company. John is a registered Professional Engineer and is an active volunteer with the Unionville Recreation Association, the Hillendale PTO, The Kennett Area YMCA, and is a prior board member of the Ministry of Caring Guild.