Chief Murray was hired as the part-time fire chief in February 2010. Chief Murray earned an associates degree in Fire Science from Harrisburg Area Community College.
Prior to working for the Borough of Carlisle, Chief Murray had retired from Harrisburg Bureau of Fire as a Senior Deputy Chief with a total of 30 years with the department. As a career and volunteer firefighter, Chief Murray has served as a Lieutenant, Captain, Acting Battalion Chief and Deputy Chief.
Chief Murray is also a member of the Pennsylvania Task Force 1 who responded to the World Trade Center on 9/11 and Hurricane Katrina. He is also certified as a Pennsylvania State Fire Instructor.