Murphie Chappell joined the Office of Institutional Integrity and General Counsel in September 2021 as the Title IX Coordinator and Director of the Campus Violence Response Center. She was appointed to her current position as Title IX Coordinator and Assistant General Counsel in February 2022. While Murphie is primarily responsible for Title IX, as Assistant General Counsel, Murphie’s areas of practice include law enforcement, public records, and issues related to employment. 

Prior to joining the OIIGC, Murphie contracted with Smith, Moore Leatherwood (Now, Fox Rothschild) as a part-time attorney on their litigation team where she defended institutions of higher education against Title IX and employment claims. Additionally, Murphie was the Staff Attorney with the NC Coalition Against Sexual Assault where she represented victims of sexual assault in immigration, civil, criminal, and campus misconduct proceedings. 

Murphie is a graduate of Guilford College and North Carolina Central University School of Law where she participated on the trial advocacy team and volunteered for the driver’s license restoration project. 

Murphie is a past co-chair of the UNCG Staff Senate and a member of the National Association of College and University Attorneys (NACUA) and the Education section of the NC Bar Association

Contact Details 


Direct: 336.256.0362

Fax: 336.256.0531

Mailing Address

P.O. Box 26170

Greensboro, NC 27402-6170

Campus Address

238 Elliott University Center 

507 Stirling St. 

Greensboro, NC 27412

Practice Groups 

Public Safety 

Public Records 



J.D., North Carolina Central University School of Law 

B.S., Guilford College 


North Carolina 


UNCG Staff Excellence Award 

Professional Organizations 

National Association of College and University AttorneysNC Bar Association