Meet Mike Murphy!

Feb 25, 2021

Meet Mike Murphy!

As the Director of Operations at Elecsys, Mike is in charge of the operations team in Olathe, KS. Some of Mike's job duties include working with quality to resolve issues, provides direction and scope for the operational path for Elecsys and working with the commercial team to support customer requirements.

Job Title: Director of Operations

How long have you been an employee at Elecsys? 17 years

I f you could pick one of your job activities or a recent project to describe as special, what would it be and why? Planning for future expansion and working to increase efficiencies is a special, never-ending project. It's special because the health of Elecsys relies on these long-term plans. 

List five hashtags that describe you personally. # familyman # outdoorsman # marksman # grandpa # hunting

What is something on your bucket list that you have not checked off yet? I reland vacation

What is one fun fact about yourself? I have eight children and 16 grandchildren.

What is your idea of a great day? Simple fun, a day spent with family and friends.

I f you were an animal, what would you be? Why? I'd be an eagle. I'd love to be able to soar overhead and see the views.

I f you could invite three people, dead or alive, to a dinner party, who would you invite? Fred Bear, Abraham Lincoln, and Martin Luther King Jr.

Would you rather be able to speak any language or be able to communicate with animals? Speak any language.

What is the first thing you would buy if you won the lottery? A very large ranch in Montana.

I f you could time travel, where would you like to travel to? The United States in the mid- 1800 s.

When it comes to snacks, do you prefer salty or sweet? List your favorite treat. Salty. I love pistachios.

If you could choose to have one superpower, what would it be and why? This is an odd one, I would choose to be able to not require sleep. It would be amazing to be able to go 24 hours a day with no negative impact.