Monthly Chapter Meeting - Virtual option
Join us for our monthly chapter meeting virtually! Earn a couple of PDUs while gaining project management insight to improve your game. If you want to attend the in-person event, please register for the in-person event. (Virtual connection details for the event will be included in the invoice email.)
January's guest speaker is Robert Murphy.
Robert A. Murphy is University of South Carolina Aiken’s Director, Center of Student Achievement and Office of Veteran and Military Student Success. As a Marine Corps veteran completing over 20 years of service as a Chief Warrant Officer-4, Mr. Murphy held the position of Immediate Response Force Executive Officer and Operations Officer for a 200 Marine unit assigned to 4th Marine Expeditionary Force Anti-Terrorism. Mr. Murphy led these Marines in both national and international operations participating in Operations Enduring Freedom and Noble Eagle. Following his military service, Mr. Murphy served on Capitol Hill as the Director, United Stated Capitol Police Special Operations Unit protecting Congress from Weapons of Mass Destruction threats. In his current position, he established a success center for veteran and military students, which has seen a 116% enrollment increase, and a rapid increase in retention, progression, and graduation rates. Among several other prestigious awards, Military Times ranks UofSC Aiken as the #1 Best for Vets Universities in South Carolina. Additionally, Mr. Murphy is the UofSC Aiken Crisis Action Team Leader supporting the University Cabinet in incidents deemed critical to the safety and welfare of the campus community.
Mr. Murphy teaches at the University of South Carolina Aiken’s School of Business. His emphasis of research and instruction is leadership, strategy, business ethics, and people and business success. He is a champion of building leaders and winning teams. Mr. Murphy holds a Master of Business Administration from the University of South Carolina and a Bachelor of Science Degree from the University of South Carolina Aiken.