Ms. Murphy is a Principal in the Ares Investor Relations Group, where she focuses on credit investor relations. Prior to joining Ares in 2020, Ms. Murphy was a Vice President in the Marketing and Investor Relations Group at Cross Ocean Partners, where she focused on client management and fundraising activities for the firm's special situations credit and aviation strategies. Previously, she was an Associate at Och-Ziff Capital Management Group, where she focused on a range of investor relations due diligence, business development and product management activities for the firm's performing and opportunistic credit strategies. Ms. Murphy holds a B.A. from the University of Virginia in History and Art History.