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William Murphy

William Murphy

CEcD, EDFP, MEDP Deputy Secretary Kansas Department of Commerce

Professional Bio

Bill Murphy is Deputy Secretary for the Kansas Department of Commerce. Working with Governor Kelly and Secretary Toland, he leads the efforts to drive the growth of existing businesses in Kansas and recruit new businesses into the state. He oversees the Business, Community and International development divisions, as well as the Bioscience/Technology and Marketing and Communications divisions. He has over 20 years of experience in leading change in economic development organizations in the public, private and not-for-profit sectors.

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Wright State University 1992 BA
Wright State University 1998 MUA/MPA
Areas of Expertise
Communications/ Public Relations, Industrial Development, Leadership Development, Marketing, Retention/ Expansion, Strategic Planning