Paul grew up in Davis County and graduated from Clearfield High. He received a Bachelor's Degree from Weber State and then traveled to Colorado and received a Master's Degree from Colorado State. He and his wife have 4 sons and 2 daughters. In his free time he enjoys sports and being outdoors. He also enjoys music and spending time with family. While teaching Mr. Murray has found that he especially loves helping to turn on the lights inside students as they meet difficult challenges and learn that they can do hard things.