Meet the Outreach Team
Welcome to Murray State College!
You will make many important decisions in your lifetime. One of the most significant will be that of choosing the college that is right for you. We feel college should be one of your most exciting and memorable experiences. Familiarizing yourself with the campus is a good first step in making that decision and making students feel welcome is a task our faculty and staff enthusiastically undertake. To schedule a personalized campus tour, we encourage you to contact our Outreach Office directly or use our Campus Tour Request Form online.Click Here for our viewbook full of information and photos of all Murray has to offer! We hope you will discover opportunities and learn how your future can become brighter at Murray State College!
Katie Carroll, Outreach and Recruitment Coordinator
Katie, a Tishomingo native and Murray State College alumnae, graduated from Oklahoma State University in 2020 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business and in 2018 from Murray State College with an Associate of Applied Science in Business. As both a high school and college student, Carroll was active in 4-H, speech contests, FFA, FCLA and was an active member of Phi Beta Lambda and the President's Scholars Program at Murray State. She brings a wealth of knowledge to her role at Murray State and has already begun actively recruiting new students.
Paula Henley, Executive Director for Outreach & Advisement
Paula is the Executive Director of Recruitment and Advisement on our Tishomingo campus. She is a lifelong resident of Love County and has been employed by Murray State College since 2011. Prior to her time in recruitment, she served four years as MSC Director of Advisement and Ardmore Services at the University Center of Southern Oklahoma. She earned her Associate of Science from Murray State College in 2012, her Bachelor of Arts in Human Services Counseling from East Central University (ECU) in 2014, and her Master of Science in Human Resource Administration from ECU in 2016. She is passionate about working with non-traditional populations and concurrent students in the exploration of educational opportunities at Murray. In her downtime, Paula enjoys traveling with her husband, cooking, and spending time with her miniature dachshund, Spencer.
Phone: 580-319-0316 (Ardmore) or 580-387-7200 (Tishomingo)