Kelly Murdock and her husband Matt moved to northwest Tucson from South Texas in June 2023. Kelly is a South Texas native, and Matt is from Marana, Arizona. Kelly and Matt have raised a blended family of four daughters and two sons. Their eldest son, Patrick serves in the U.S. Army, and their eldest daughter, Maylyn, is a student at Pima Community college. Kelly earned her Masters in Education from Concordia University in 2014, and she earned her ACCS certification while teaching Rhetoric and Humanities at Annapolis Christian Academy in Corpus Christi, Texas. Kelly and her family attend Canyon Del Oro Bible Church.