Our Administration


Mrs. Karyn Osgood Murray is a native Nevadan and has a BS from Univ. of Portland, OR. She received Northern Nevada Innovative Nurse of the Year in 1998. Mrs. Murray is married and has two grown children.

She taught Health & Family Education at Brookfield for many years before taking on full time administration. She has a passion to see all students have a broad education with a variety of enrichment opportunities. She believes Brookfield School is the best place for students to be challenged to their fullest potential. Mrs. Murray currently sits on the board of the National Independent Private School Association, an accrediting organization.

In 2013 Mrs. Murray and Mrs. Osgood Johnson were nominated for the Northern Nevada Family Business Award for successful growth in family business. You can read more about this award here:http://www.nevadabusiness.com/2013/05/family-owned-business-2013/.


Mrs. Johnson was raised in Reno, graduate of Reno High School. After obtaining a degree in B.S. in Business Administration and Computer Science from the Univ. of Oregon, she worked in the high-tech field in the Bay Area. She returned to Reno and married, raised two boys and began working at Brookfield School in 1999. Mrs. Johnson feels Education is one of the most rewarding professions.

Assistant Director

Education/Certification: Β ID Cert., B.A. Elementary Education

Mrs. Taylor Dorey was born and raised in Reno, Nevada. She attended Brookfield School from Kindergarten through 8th grade. Mrs. Dorey graduated from Boise State University with a B.A. in Elementary Education. During her time at Boise State, she received the ETS Recognition of Excellence Award for scoring in the top 15% of the nation in curriculum and content knowledge. She is an active member of Kappa Delta Pi, an international honor society of education.