Marc J. Murphy
Murphy's career in the building industry has spanned more than 20 years.
Having an architect as a father, a career in the building industry
was a natural choice for him. Mr. Murphy's beginnings were,
in fact, with his father's firm in the 1970's, where he served as a
1980, Mr. Murphy joined forces with Doer Development to specialize in
providing affordable rental housing. While serving as the company's Secretary-Treasurer, he managed the construction of 15 projects,
consisting of 185 units. These were primarily financed by
government-sponsored programs (HUD).
response to a building and economic slowdown, Mr. Murphy decided to
further his opportunities in 1984 by enrolling at California Polytechnic
State University at San Luis Obispo. In 1987, he successfully
completed his Bachelor of Science degree in Construction Management
within the School of Architecture and Environmental Design at Cal Poly.
graduation, Mr. Murphy was hired by Shea Homes, Southern
California Division, as a Project Manager. For the next seven years, he managed some of Southern California's most premier
communities. He was primarily responsible for planning, engineering,
design, governmental approval, project management, and cost control for
three master planned communities, comprising over 3,200 acres and 7,900
present, Mr. Murphy continues to provide land acquisition/project
management assistance for several major western United States