Rep. Dana Murray's Bio


Rep. Dana L Murray, a Democrat, represents part of North St. Louis County (District 69) in the Missouri House of Representatives.

First elected to the House by special election in 1993, Rep. Murray is Vice Chair of the House Ways and Means and Children, Youth and Families committees and serves on the following committees: Appropriations--Health and Mental Health; Labor; and Science, Technology and Critical Issues.

She has been appointed to the Missouri Women's Council and is House Majority Freshman Caucus President.

Rep. Murray attended the Wellston School District and is a graduate of Normandy High School. Before being elected as a state representative, Rep. Murray was employed by the Special School District as a school bus driver.

Rep. Murray is a member of the following: her local Democratic organization, Ferguson Democratic Club, Spanish Lake Democratic Club and St. Ferdinand Democratic Club. She also works on community projects such as Neighborhood Watch and the Ferguson Community Non-Conflict Resolution Program. She is a member of the National Organization of Women Legislators, Women Legislators of Missouri and North County Exposure. She is a member of Corpus Christi Church.

Born January 18, 1946, in Harrisburg, IL, Rep. Murray resides in Jennings with her husband Dennis. They have four children: Timothy, Kevin, Dennis and Sean. Timothy is married to Shea (Mason) and they have a daughter, Victoria Leigh. Another welcome new member into the family will be added April 27, 1996, with the marriage of their son Kevin to Veronica Pendino.