MBF's Staff Members

Kathleen Murphy

Executive Director

Kathleen Murphy currently serves as Executive Director of the MBF. Murphy previously served as Executive Director of the Miami Symphony Orchestra.

She is a principal in the consulting firm of Murphy Anwandter, L.L.C. which provides management, fundraising, marketing and public relations assistance to area nonprofit organizations. Her clients include the Haitian Cultural Arts Alliance and the Miami-Dade Public Library Foundation. Prior to moving to Miami, she was Vice President at Citibank in Mexico City.

Originally from Chile, Murphy earned her bachelor’s degree in Latin American Studies from Mount Holyoke College. She currently serves on the executive board of the Miami Women’s Club, and is a board member of the Young Patronesses of the Opera and Florida Immigrant Advocacy Center.