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David Thomas Murphy, American investment company executive. Registered representative New York Stock Exchange. Lifetime fellow Lake Forest Academy.


Murphy, David Thomas was born on July 6, 1929 in Janesville, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Thomas George and Beth Margaret (Behling) Murphy.


AB, Brown University, 1951. Student, American Institute Banking, Chicago, 1952. Associate in Management, Insurance Institute America, Pennsylvania, 1978.


Banker, Continental Illinois National Bank and Trust Company, Chicago, 1951-1953;investment banker, various companies, Chicago, 1953-1974;senior corporation planner, Kemper Group, Long Grove, Illinois, 1974-1982;executive vice president, director, Channer Finance Corporation, Itasca, Illinois, 1982-1986;senior vice president, Resource Development International, Ltd., Rolling Meadows, Illinois, 1986-1991;senior vice president, Oak Brook Securities Corporation, Oak Brook Terrace, Illinois, since 1991.


  • Registered representative New York Stock Exchange.


Member Illinois Board Regents of Regency Universities, since 1989, chairman, since 1993. Active Illinois Community Trustees Association, Springfield, since 1976, treasurer, 1983-1985, president, 1986-1987. Trustee Lake Forest Academy, 1976-1980.

Trustee, vice chairman McHenry County College, Crystal Lake, Illinois, since 1976, chairman board trustees, 1988. Board directors Illinois Institute Entrepreneurship Edn. Member Illinois Board Higher Education.

Member Lake Forest Alumni Association, Brown University Club Chicago Lodges: Lions (president 1980).


Married Constance Virginia Berg, June 20, 1953. Children: Karen Leah, Elizabeth Alison, Robert David.

Thomas George Murphy

Beth Margaret (Behling) Murphy

Constance Virginia Berg

Karen Leah Murphy

Elizabeth Alison Murphy

Robert David Murphy