Meet Our General Manager
Daniel P. “Dan” Murphy was hired by the Board to lead Canby Utility in May 2015. Murphy began his career in the utility industry in 1987. He has worked with several utilities since that time holding department head positions in Communications, Marketing, and Administration. In 2011, Murphy was hired as General Manager and CEO of Big Bend Electric Cooperative, a private non-profit utility serving residential and large commercial irrigation farming operations in Eastern Washington’s Adams and Franklin Counties. Murphy managed Big Bend Electric Cooperative until mid-2014.
Prior to managing Big Bend Electric Cooperative, Murphy served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Newberry Electric Cooperative, an electric utility in Central South Carolina from 1999 through 2011, after which he relocated to Eastern Washington.
Murphy holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Marketing from the University of West Florida and a Master of Business Administration from Troy University.