Nathan Murphy


Government Relations, Public Policy Coordinator
[email protected]

Here's what I can help you with:

  • Engage decision makers and the broader community to raise the philanthropic sector's voice for sustainable, systemic change.
  • Facilitate conversations with decision makes, and discuss strategies for moving forward with policy changes that make Michigan's philanthropic sector stronger.

Get to know Nathan:

What do you actually do all day long?
I partner with the Office of Foundation Liaison and our CMF members to foster relationships and advocate for good policy.

What is the best part of your job?
Working with people across the state to help make Michigan better.

Favorite flavor of ice cream?
Blue Moon

What music are you streaming?
Almost anything punk rock. 

Why do you love where you live?
I live a few blocks from a White Pine Trail access point. I use it almost daily.

If you could choose a super power, what would it be?
Super smarts

Favorite book from childhood?
"Fox in Socks" by Dr. Seuss

Favorite book?
"Hitchhikers' Guide to the Galaxy " by Douglas Adams

Dream vacation? 
A month in New Zealand

Triathlon, reading, cooking.