Simone Murray
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Simone Murray

Simone Murray
Executive Director
DirectEmployers Foundation

Simone Murray is the Founder and Executive Director of DirectEmployers Institute. The foundation’s mission is to expose and bring learning to life for low- income, disadvantaged youth in STEM and Business career pathways. She works with employers to create simulated workplace labs in area schools that represents the day- to- day work life of the employer volunteers. With 12 years of Human Resources recruitment, sales and client services experience, Simone is well equipped with the knowledge and skills necessary to bring learning to life by uniting public and private employers, schools and non-profit organizations that have a passion for creating a diversified workforce. Prior to her work with the Foundation, Simone was the VP of Member Services at DirectEmployers Association where she was responsible for developing strategic goals and initiatives that enabled the Association to achieve continued organizational success and sustainability. Simone is a member of Delta Sigma Pi Fraternity and a member of the Skull & Bones Society. She proudly serves as a board member of MSCCN/CASY Organization. Simone is a graduate of Pennsylvania State University with a BS in Management. www.directemployersinstitute.org @simmosi