Director of Communication at Illinois Opportunity Project
Kathleen is the creator and host of Upstream Idea's Follow the Logic, a man-on-street segment that challenges interviewees' principles and fixed ideas on policies and politics. She has served as a co-host on 560-AM’s Illinois Rising. She is also a political communication expert, with strong media background and extensive experience in research, analysis and messaging in the political arena. As Director of Communication for Illinois Opportunity Project, Kathleen Murphy oversees the organization’s messaging and communication, leads their media strategy; interprets and explains the politics behind state policies; and helps to advance center-right leaders and free-market policy solutions. Prior to joining the Illinois Opportunity Project, Kathleen served as Legislative Aide to State Representative Jeanne Ives. She is a trusted advisor to many liberty-principled legislators, candidates, advocates and community leaders.
Public Policy & Law