Melanie Kuhr Murphy brings a unique skill set, including over 30 years of leadership, business development, and human resources experience, to her role as CEO of Signature Millwork, a premier architectural millwork company based in Dallas since 1991. Before acquiring Signature Millwork with two partners in 2005, she worked with such prestigious firms as Proctor & Gamble and EDS.
Melanie is also active in numerous professional and community service organizations, including Women’s Dream Team Network (WDTN), Women Construction Owners and Executives (WCOE), Women’s Business Council – Southwest (WBCS – Architectural, Construction and Engineering section), Dallas Holocaust Museum and Center for Education Development Board Member, Anshai Torah’s Board of Directors. Recently Melanie published her first book, Das Haus in East Berlin, the story of her own family’s journey from Nazi Germany to present day America.
A Cincinnati, Ohio, native and Marietta College graduate, Melanie relocated to Dallas for her fourth and final time in 2009.