J. Peter Murphy, M.D., Commissioner, District 2 

Phone Number: (912) 638-7114 

Professional Experience: 

General Surgeon (1981-1984) US Naval Hospital, Okinawa, Japan;  Cardiothoracic Surgeon (1986-2011) Missouri Baptist Medical Center, St. Louis, MO; Chief of Surgery (1999-2011) Missouri Baptist Medical Center; Missouri Professionals Mutual Advisory Board (2007-2013); Consultant Medtronic, Inc   (2010-2015)

Civic and Community Service:
Countryside Lane Homeowners Trustee, St Louis, MO (1996-2000); Villa Duchesne School Board of Trustees, St Louis, MO   (1992-1994) 

Government Experience: 
US Naval Reserve   1976-1984   LCDR  USNR

Yale University, BA (1972); George Washington University Medical School, MD (1976); General Surgery Residency - National Naval Medical Center (1976-1981); Cardiothoracic Surgery Residency - Texas Heart Institute   (1984-1986)
Married to wife Deborah B Murphy since 1974.  The couple has four daughters: Jennifer Wilkinson, Caroline Freedman, Keely Sulya, Chrissie Werner; and ten grandchildren.

Initial Commission Term Began: January 2017

Town Hall Presentations:
February 2018
June 2018
September 2018
February 2019
April 2019
October 2019

Commissioner J. Peter Murphy, M.D.