Lee Ann Murray graduated from Illinois State University in 2012 with a bachelor of science in Actuarial Science and a minor in insurance. Lee Ann thoroughly enjoyed mathematics. While at Illinois State, Lee Ann was involved in the Honors Program, served as Vice President in Membership in Toastmasters, and held memberships in the Society of Actuaries and Gamma Iota Sigma - Illinois State University, Katie School of Insurance and Financial Services, Alpha Kappa Chapter. Lee Ann tragically passed away in September 2014. This scholarship was established by her family, friends, and colleagues in her honor to benefit deserving Actuarial Science students.