Degrees and Certifications:
Mr. Samuel Murphy
Mr. Samuel Murphy is a native of Columbia, South Carolina and is a graduate of Richland Northeast High School. He attended The Lustrous Hampton University on an athletic scholarship and received his Bachelors in Entrepreneurship and Masters in Counseling. He later received a Master’s degree in Education Administration from Grand Canyon University.
Mr. Murphy began his educational career at A. C. Flora High School and served as an athletic coach, school counselor, and administrator over the Falcons in Flight Program. Before arriving at A. C. Flora, Mr. Murphy was a counselor at a group home and coached football on the collegiate level for several years.
Mr. Murphy is blessed with two wonderful boys, Zion (12) and Elijah (5). He enjoys working with young men and women and is very passionate about helping others. When working with youth, Mr. Murphy conducts himself according to a quote from Ralph Waldo Emerson, “Treat a man as he is, and he will remain as he is. Treat a man as he could be, and he will become what he should be.”