Donna L. Murray, M.A.
LICENSE # C1100008 • #A1400174


  • Master’s in Criminal Justice Administration, University of South Florida
  • Phi Kappa Phi
  • Recipient of Outstanding Graduate Student Award
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice, University of South Florida
  • Associate Degree in Criminal Justice, Edison Community College
  • Phi Theta Kappa

Professional Associations

  • The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi [Membership by Invitation for academic excellence]
  • National Defender Investigator Association (NDIA)
    Conference Committee Member
  • National Legal Aid & Defender Association (NLADA)
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL)
  • National Alliance of Sentencing Advocates and Mitigation Specialists (NASAMS) Nominations Committee Member 2017
  • Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (FACDL)
  • American Society of Criminology, (ASC) Corrections & Sentencing and Victimology Divisions
  • National Association for Public Defense (NAPD)

Licensure / Certifications / Commission

  • Licensed Private Investigator, State of Florida License #C1100008,
  • Owner – Licensed Private Investigative Agency # A1400174
  • Forensic Social Worker for Juvenile Resentencing
  • JIS/FCIC Certified, FL Dept. of Law Enforcement
  • Certified Forensic Interviewer and Interrogator, FGCU
  • Certified Child Protective Investigator, FL Dept. of Children and Families
  • Certified OSHA First Responder – Operations Level, California Dept. of Justice
  • Notary Public, State of Florida

Media Presentations

  • A&E special series: Kids Life Or Parole, aired 2019
    Interviewed in 3 episodes of an 8 episode series: Resentencing cases: “Preston” and “Ron Bell”
  • Public Radio Interview, 29 minute Public Service Announcement broadcast
    Topic: Child Protective Investigation Procedures in Florida broadcast November, 2005 on WJPT-FM, 106.3, Estero, Florida
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