Christopher Murphree, a native of Birmingham, AL, graduated from the Sewanee: The University of the South in 2016 with a bachelor’s degree in American Studies and minors in education and history. Christopher was the president of the Sewanee’s Moot Court team and served as a member of the university orchestra, craft club, and tutoring program. After working with Impact America, Christopher hopes to attend law school.

What is your proudest accomplishment?

Finishing in a strong second place at the 1995 Parisian’s Diaper Derby.

What is your favorite quote from a book, film, or song?

“Requiring neither extended analysis nor rational justification, sense of place rests its case on the unexamined premise that being from somewhere is always preferable to being from nowhere.” Keith Basso, Wisdom Sits in Places