Sampao "Sam" Murphy

  • 1322 N.Central Ave, Modesto 95351 CA
Sampao "Sam" Murphy


To utilize my clerical and customer service skills while adding positivity and an appreciation of diversity to your business, and to continually learn and grow in the process. 

Work History

Work History
Feb 2007 - Present

Support Assistant- Main Desk

Modesto Junior College

Main Desk duties include: greeting students, general customer service, scheduling tutor appointments, maintaining 100+ desktop computers, overseeing two computer labs and lab aides, assisting students with computer use and troubleshooting, and providing general library assistance to a diverse group of students. 

Aug 1996 - Jan 2007

Support Assistant- Resource and Testing Center/Computer Lab

Modesto Junior College

Computer Lab duties:Providing technical assistance to students using the computer lab, ensuring functionality of computers by updating, problem solving, and putting in work orders as necessary, managing Lab Aide Staff, and maintaining an appealing and welcoming space for all students to work in. 

Testing Center Duties: administer and proctor tests and quizzes, maintain testing materials in a confidential manner, liaising with Instructional Staff to intake and return tests, general clerical duties such as answering phones and filing,  and maintaining a library of general use resources for the Behavioral Health and Social Sciences Department. 

Sep 2000 - Apr 2006

Data Entry Clerk-Employment Opportunities in the Public Sector

Jobs Available, Inc.

Duties included: creating ads, proof-reading, desktop publishing, graphic design, bindery,managing faxes, processing subscriptions and payments from our advertisers using a database, managing incoming and outgoing calls from clients including cities, counties, and advertisers throughout the country.

Aug 1998 - Jun 1999

Cashier- Book Store and Cafeteria

Pirates Book Store

Duties included: providing friendly and fast services to students, accurate and efficient cashiering, re-stocking, pricing, and labeling of merchandise, and maintaining a sanitized food safe environment.

Jun 1998 - Aug 1998

Teacher's Assistant Microsoft Windows Course

Modesto Junior College
Teacher's Assistant for a Microsoft Windows course at 06/21/99-07/16/99 for two summer semesters. I assisted the instructor in teaching students various Microsoft software applications, as well as accessing and using the Internet. I also made and administered tests for students while I managed and organized the grade books.


1999 - 2000

Working towards degree

California State University Stanislaus
1995 - 2000

Associate of Arts Degree

Modesto Junior College
1983 - 1984

High School Completion 

University of the Pacific


Kanitha Soukhamthath, Communications Manager, Academy of Hawaiian Arts. 209.204.1267|

Chris Crisolo, Dean of Student Culture, The Academy of Alameda.  510.289.6358|

Angkham Khetsavanh, Former Lab Aide/Employee, Modesto Junior College  209.531.3959

Elodia Fernandez, Former Colleague, Modesto Junior College