Erika Schmidt, APR
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Melissa Murphy Joins Sappington as Account Manager

SEATTLE (November 23, 2015) – Melissa Murphy is the newest Account Manager at Sappington. 

Murphy joined Sappington from Cerner Corporation in Kansas City, MO, where she maintained relationships between the technology provider and hospital systems. During her time at Cerner she held many roles from delivery consultant and senior analyst to solution architect and strategic learning consultant.

In each of her roles Murphy was exceptional at fostering strong relationships with clients while executing detailed project management. She also supported and led virtual and on-site training events, and also worked with project teams to develop benchmarks used to measure inefficiencies and find areas of improvement.  

Murphy received a Bachelor of Science in business marketing, with a minor in leadership, from Kansas State University in Manhattan, Kansas. She is the recipients of many Cerner awards, including 13 Consulting Project Excellence awards and the Commitment to Excellence Medallion.

About Sappington

Sappington is an innovation consultancy changing the dynamic between technology and business through the humanities. The firm resolves human barriers to ensure that technology is strategic to the enterprise business. It is headquartered in the Pioneer Square district of Seattle, Wash.