Our People Make It Happen.

We are a software development company located in Columbia, SC, built on a foundation of exceptional customer service and quality.

We are living in a time where our needs and expectations as consumers of information are immediate.

Students, employees, parents, our business partners— we all want access to information instantaneously from any device. That need is what has driven us to create a scalable, innovative, responsive software platform that helps eliminate paper-based manual processes throughout the higher education and K-12 markets.

Founded in 1998 in Columbia, SC, Softdocs has built a robust set of solutions for enterprise content management, electronic forms and process automation that over 600 institutions and school districts are leveraging today.

At the end of the day our goal is to help our customers redefine business processes, reduce the need for paper and improve student service and employee productivity with proven technology and a team of dedicated support and service professionals leading the way.

Designed Exclusively for the Education Marketplace

Named a Best Place to Work in South Carolina

Named One of America’s Fastest Growing Companies

Average Annual Customer Retention Rate

Executive Team

Mike Murphy

Mike Murphy is the founder, President and Chief Executive Officer of Softdocs. Mike’s process-oriented thinking, strong work ethic and technical abilities have led Softdocs to its current level of success. As President and CEO, Mike is responsible for the services, support and product developments teams.

Outside of work Mike is a loving husband, advocate of animals, sailing enthusiast and die-hard University of South Carolina Gamecocks fan. Mike has a heart for philanthropy and is constantly coming up with new ways to contribute to the community.

Robert Satcher

Robert Satcher is the Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Softdocs. Robert brings to Softdocs more than 20 years of broad experience in management, corporate finance and sales. As the EVP and CFO, he is responsible for the financial, operational, sales and administrative teams.

Outside of work Robert is a father of four, avid outdoorsman and youth sports coach. He has deep local roots, staying involved with his church and community.

Andrew Daniel

Andrew Daniel, Vice President, oversees the sales and marketing teams and is responsible for the development and execution of overall corporate strategy.

Prior to joining Softdocs in 2008, Andrew worked in the technology and software arena for nearly a decade with a focus on using internet-based solutions to meet specific business goals and objectives.

Outside of his work at Softdocs, Andrew enjoys spending time with his two daughters and tinkering with anything mechanical. Andrew attended Clemson University where he earned a BS in Economics with a minor in Finance.

Lew Love

Leveraging his 30 years of software sales and service experience, Lew Love helps develop and maintain strategic customer relationships for Softdocs. With more than 10 years at Softdocs, Lew serves as the Vice President of Customer Advocacy, working to help achieve new sales goals, maintain existing customer relationships and expand Softdocs’ success in the education marketplace.

Outside of work, Lew can be found on his sailboat or enjoying time with his two granddaughters. Lew is a graduate of Spartanburg Methodist College and the University of South Carolina.

Steve Johnston

Steve Johnston, Vice President of Professional Services, leads our Implementation Services, Project Management, Technical Consulting and Support teams. Steve brings more than 15 years of leading services, support, and customer success teams for a variety of technology companies. Steve’s teams are responsible for the delivery, support and overall success of our customers.

Outside of work Steve can be found playing golf or working on his next technology project. Most evenings, Steve and his wife Jaime can be found hunting down the best restaurants in the area.

Steve is a graduate of Emporia State University where he earned a degree in Business and Computer Information Systems.

What Our Customers Say

Our mission from day one has been to provide innovative technology that meets the needs of our customers. The products, services and solutions we deliver have been developed leveraging their feedback as a roadmap. Recognizing that the education market is changing regularly, our team strives to evolve in an effort to meet those demands. Our clients are what have built this business into what it is today, and we strive to deliver the best product on the market in return.  Read what our customers have to say…


Softdocs is truly a paperless system that creates efficiencies, improves effectiveness and saves employee time and resources. Softdocs employees are knowledgeable of school business operations, customer focused and responsive to your needs


Dr. Sterling Ming | Executive Finance Director | Bentonville Public Schools

Join the team

Softdocs is growing and we are looking for talented, driven individuals who want to be a part of our team. With a growing customer base, an innovative software platform and a laid back culture, it is an exciting time to be at Softdocs. Check out the many opportunities we currently have available.