Gale Murphy graduated with honors from Florida State University with her Bachelor of Science in Criminology in 1992 and her Master of Science in Criminal Justice and Criminology in 1995. In 2008, Gale earned the distinguished Certified Structured Settlement Consultant designation through the NSSTA program developed in conjunction with the University of Notre Dame Mendoza College of Business Executive Education Program.
Gale began her career in the financial planning industry, where she worked for more than nine years. As Director of Operations, she was responsible for assisting in financial planning, estate planning, office administration, bookkeeping/accounting, data processing and sales administration functions. She developed a thorough knowledge of all office procedures, sales/revenue/financial analysis, and insurance and investment products.
In April of 2001, she began working with Millennium Settlement Consulting (now Sage Settlement Consulting) as an Office Manager/Case Manager for their alternative product market. Since that time she has expanded her knowledge base, not only in the structured settlement industry, but also in a division that analyzes business operations for valuations and business management services. Since 2005, Gale has been responsible for overseeing the overall operations and day-to-day running of the company and is currently an Executive Vice President.