Murphy City Secretary Susie Quinn said several women who have influenced her.
Quinn has had a storied career; serving as an elected official in Ector County in the 1980s, city secretary for multiple cities across Texas and an executive administrative assistant for the Wylie ISD Education Foundation.
Growing up, Quinn said a woman named Mable helped shape her sensibilities.
Mable cared for Quinn and her sister while their parents were at work and she was the first Black woman Quinn met.
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