Kevin P. Murphy is Regional Director – Marketing for the AFL-CIO Housing Investment Trust (HIT). Based at the HIT’s home office in Washington, DC, he handles relations with HIT investors in the Northeast U.S. and is responsible for the HIT’s marketing strategy in the region, working with both current and potential HIT investors and their consultants.
Mr. Murphy, who joined the HIT in 2013, has 28 years of marketing experience, with a focus on Taft-Hartley funds. Prior to joining the HIT, he was Director of Taft-Hartley Sales for Fifth Third Asset Management in Washington, DC, where he was responsible for developing the Taft-Hartley institutional investment market in the Mid-Atlantic Region. Earlier, from 1999 to 2003, Mr. Murphy served as Director of Taft-Hartley sales in the Mid- Atlantic Region for Columbia Management out of Portland, Oregon. Mr. Murphy was previously Vice President of Taft-Hartley sales for ASB Capital Management/Chevy Chase Bank, spearheading the group’s entry into the Taft-Hartley market, and for Blue Cross Blue Shield of the National Capital Area, both in Washington, DC. He also spent five years in sales and client services with Union Labor Life in Washington, DC.
Mr. Murphy holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Mount St. Mary’s University in Emmitsburg, Maryland. Mr. Murphy is a member of Ironworkers Local 5, Washington, DC.