About the Library Director
Meet Kris Murphy, our library director.
Kris came to work at the Chariton Public Library in January 2005, moving to Chariton at that time from Knoxville, where she was born & raised. Kris got her start in the library business at the Iowa City Public Library while attending the University of Iowa. Later she worked in the children's department at the Alexandria Public Library in Alexandria, Virginia.