Sherri Murphy

Title: Chief executive and founder

Company: Elite Connections International

Born: Albuquerque, N.M.; 1955.

Education: Online business courses at Moorpark College

Career Turning Point: “Probably when I was invited to my first wedding (from a successful match). That’s when I knew that I really loved my job.”

Most Influential People: “My daughter, Tammi, because she’s always made me feel like I am capable of accomplishing anything. Pam Lontos, a successful motivational speaker and friend. She told me that with the energy and imagination I had I could do anything.”

Personal: Husband, Bill; married for 18 years, together have four children.

Hobbies: Tennis, skiing, traveling, hiking, kayaking.

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