National Council - Tom Murphy

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Tom Murphy

'86 BS Computer Science

Thomas P. Murphy Jr. is a serial entrepreneur. He founded Imperial Software while studying Computer Science at The Rochester Institute of Technology. He grew the business to become IBM's largest education business partner worldwide. After selling Imperial Software to DynTek, Inc. he founded My Learning Plan Inc. where he served as CEO and led the development of web-based software solutions for more than 1,500 school districts, 4 state Departments of Education, and 1.5 million educators. In 2015 My Learning Plan Inc. was sold to Insight Partners. Today, he serves as the CEO of SysDynamix, Inc., an investment holding company. Tom is a former Coast Guard Licensed Master Captain (200 Tons), a Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialist (CAMS), and an Amazon Web Services Certified Solutions Architect. His interests include cryptocurrencies, boating, and technology.  Tom lives with his wife Alison and sons Cash and Max in Lakewood Ranch, Florida.