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CBS' TOUGH AS NAILS Season 1 Winner, Kelly “Murph” Murphy joins ViacomCBS Veterans Network family

CBS' TOUGH AS NAILS Season 1 Winner, Kelly “Murph” Murphy joins the ViacomCBS Veterans Network as our newest Ambassador.

Let’s get to know Murph...

Kelly "Murph" Murphy


Marine Corps Veteran

*Three words to describe you:

Quiet, determined, dedicated.

*What do you do?

I am retired from the U.S. Marine Corps and am currently serving as the Director of the Military and Veterans Center at the University of Central Missouri.

*What is a typical day like for you?

Most of my day is spent talking to veterans and ensuring they have everything they need to be successful at the university.

*What would people be surprised to learn about your job?

People would be surprised at how many veterans or veterans' family members we serve.

*What work related build/structure or event are you most proud of?

During my last deployment as a Marine, I was the Senior Marine for my company. We deployed with 210 Marines and returned home with all of them.

*Describe the phrase "dirty hands, clean money":

You work hard to earn your pay.

*What makes you tough as nails?

My experience as a U.S. Marine.

Read CBS’ Tough As Nails Season 1 Winner, Kelly “Murph” Murphy’s Cast Bio HERE.


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