Beverly resident Sibhan Murphy-Faulkner graduated with honors from Northern Illinois University (NIU) on Dec. 13 with a bachelor’s degree with an emphasis on organizational/corporate communications.
While at NIU, Murphy-Faulkner was a member of the John Henrik Clarke Honor Society, parliamentarian of the National Pan Hellenic Council, parliamentarian of the Delta Omicron Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority and held membership in EBONY, which stands for Elite Bold Opulent Noble Young women.
Murphy-Faulkner plans to work at Chase Bank in Elgin, Ill.
She is the daughter of Beverly resident Lajuana Murphy and the niece of Irva Jenkins and Donna Lewis.
Murphy-Faulkner is a graduate of Lindblom Math and Science Academy.