Amy Basore Murphy
Director of Scholarships & Donor Services
Amy Murphy leads the Foundation’s Donor Services and Scholarship team, working with individuals, families and organizations to create and implement creative strategies to meet charitable goals. First working with the Foundation on scholarship evaluation in 1989, Amy joined the team full time in 2001.
Amy’s career reflects her goal to promote educational opportunities. At Lindenwood, Washington University and the James L. and Nellie M. Westlake Scholarship Foundation, she worked to level the playing field through access, grants and scholarships. Amy served nine years on the Clayton Board of Education and currently serves as Board Chair for the nonprofit HOME WORKS! and on the steering committee of St. Louis Graduates. Amy co-lead the effort to create Scholarship Central and now serves on its oversight committee.
Amy earned her M. A. in Nonprofit Management from Washington University.
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