Ariel Murray was born and raised in the small town of Alamogordo, New Mexico and attended Alamogordo High School, where she was a Junior National Honor Society Recipient and Dual Credit Student. After graduating high school in 2013, she attended NMSU-A; where she graduated as a Meritorious Scholar; obtaining her Associates in Paralegal Studies and Certification of Legal Assistance in December of 2015. She then worked with the Alamogordo District Courts for a year before moving to Montrose, Colorado where her and her husband thrived for adventure, opportunity, and new memories. After a little over a year in Colorado, they decided to move to Las Cruces, NM to be closer to family and friends. Moving to Las Cruces has provided Ariel with the wonderful opportunity of becoming a valuable team member of the Law Office of Jill V. Johnson Vigil.