Dr. Christie Chamblis Murray, DBA, PMP, is the Founder and CEO of Purposeful Creations, a professional and leadership development consulting firm. She created this organization to assist youth, individuals, professionals, and organizations make lasting improvements. Dr. Murray is passionate about offering creative and innovative strategies and solutions in a purposeful manner. She believes that nothing happens on accident. Her visions is that by creating purposeful and deliberate action each of us has the ability to influence or change circumstances, individual growth, organizational success, and the World in meaningful ways.
Dr. Murray has over 20 years of expertise in engineering, acquisitions, public safety, strategic communications, public safety awareness, organizational development, leadership development, program/project management, college planning and transportation safety. She is currently a Director of Outreach and Engagement in a federal agency in Washington, DC.
Dr. Murray earned a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from Hampton University. She became a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Incorporated in 1998. She also earned a Master of Science in Computer Information Systems from the University of Phoenix, a Master in Business Administration from Strayer University, and a Doctorate in Business Administration from the University of Phoenix. She is also a certified Project Management Professional. She is also a 2017 Federal Executive Institute Leadership for a Democratic Society in Fellow.