Life and Career of Alumnus Devoted to Service and Crisis Management

A native of Queens, NY, and a St. John’s Preparatory School graduate Rudy Murillo ’14CPS, ’16G was aware of St. John’s University as a young person. Still he followed a circuitous—but no less fulfilling—path to get there.

Rudy Murillo headshot

“I like to be dependable,” Mr. Murillo stressed. “In the business that I’m in, people reach out in their worst times and I want to be able to come through. I don’t want to be another hurdle people have to pass through. Someone once asked how they would describe me, and another person said, ‘Rudy is the calmest person in the room.’”

Rudy Murillo ’14CPS, ’16G
  • MPS in Homeland Security and Criminal Justice Leadership
  • BS in Homeland Security
  • The Lesley H. and William L. Collins College of Professional Studies