Director of Contracts and Client Relations
Ben Murrie serves as the Director of Contracts and Client Relations for Catharsis Productions. In this role, he oversees the logistical and structural needs of the company’s service agreements and contributes to content and curriculum development. He was the Program Manager in the acquisition and execution of multiple contracts with US Army, which featured over 6,500 total prevent education presentations reaching an estimated 1.3 million Soldiers, as well as multiple contracts with US Navy, US Marine Corps, USDA Forest Service, and hundreds of colleges and universities. He holds a BA in Psychology from Pepperdine University, an MS in Educational Psychology from Oklahoma State University, and has served as a Subject Matter Expert for the US Marine Corps and US Army. Additionally, he has been a keynote speaker for their SHARP Summit as well as at the National Sexual Assault Conference, the End Violence Against Women International Conference, and for Naval Information Forces’ inaugural Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Summit. He has developed programs on toxic masculinity and male victimization for the US Marine Corps and US Navy and spoken on the impacts of pornography in numerous military and civilian contexts.