Tommy Murphy is the Instructional Coordinator for College Steps at the Loudoun Campus. He received his Associate of Arts degree from NOVA and then went on to receive his Bachelor of Arts in English/Creative Writing at George Mason University. Tommy taught eighth grade religion and English for three years and has facilitated online English instruction, earning his Master’s Degree in Education from the University of Mary Washington, writing his thesis on providing effective postsecondary programs for individuals with autism. Tommy is thrilled to be a part of the College Steps team. In his free time, he enjoys being with his wife and sons, and also writing, playing guitar and composing music.