Employer HR Group Team

Employer HR Group has been helping businesses solve their costly and time consuming Human Resource issues for 20+ years. Utilize our team of experts as "Your Total HR Staff!" Contact our Help Desk anytime for questions or support. We look forward to speaking with you.


Milton graduated from Wofford College with a BA Degree and later attended USC earning his Master of Accountancy (Taxation) and MBA (Finance). He holds professional designations of Certified Financial Planner (CFP) and Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU). Milton has extensive experience in Business Administration, Accounting, HR-Legal Compliance, Personal & Corporate Taxation, Finance and Employee Benefits. He is a frequent speaker at academic and private seminars as well as banking associations.

Milton P. Moore
President

Milton graduated from Wofford College with a BA Degree and later attended USC earning his Master of Accountancy (Taxation) and MBA (Finance). He holds professional designations of Certified Financial Planner (CFP) and Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU). Milton has extensive experience in Business Administration, Accounting, HR-Legal Compliance, Personal & Corporate Taxation, Finance and Employee Benefits. He is a frequent speaker at academic and private seminars as well as banking associations. 

Jean, as President of Employer HR Group, contributes years of executive experience to our company with her education in business economics from Winthrop University and her experience in management.

Jean Moore
Vice President

Jean, as President of Employer HR Group, contributes years of executive experience to our company with her education in business economics from Winthrop University and her experience in management. 

 
Josh contributes experience in Territory Management, Marketing Strategies, and Customer Service. As Account Manager, Josh is responsible for business development, client relations, and HR consultation. He attended the College of Charleston. Josh lives in Columbia with his wife and two daughters.

Josh Ard
Executive Vice President

Josh contributes experience in Business Development, Marketing Strategies, and Customer Service. As Executive Vice President, he manages aspects of Business Development, Service Operations, and HR Consulting. Josh is an active member of the Columbia Metro Rotary Club, SHRM, Columbia SHRM, SC Chamber of Commerce - HR Committee. When away from work, Josh enjoys spending time with his family and being outdoors.

Marie Awtrey

Marie Awtrey
VP - Operations and Finance

Marie brings over two decades of finance and business experience to her role. Marie’s diverse business background and outgoing personality makes her a great company liaison and problem solver.

 
 
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Meredith Moore Housman

Business Development / Client Relations

Meredith joined Employer HR Group in 2019. She has a BA degree in Accounting and Spanish from Wofford College. Upon her graduation from Wofford, Meredith relocated to Madrid, Spain to further her proficiency in Spanish. She brings 20+ years of business development, contract negotiation, and management experience to the company. Meredith’s primary roles with the company include client relations and business development.

Brenda Johnson

Brenda Johnson
Administrative Specialist

Brenda Johnson is an Administrative Specialist who believes in the value of meticulous attention to detail. Brenda brings 20+ years of office and bookkeeping experience to Employer HR Group. Brenda and her husband relocated from Florida to SC.

 
Jody brings 20+ years of Accounting and Payroll Experience to Employer HR Group, serving as Payroll Manager. She is a Magna Cum Laude graduate of Columbia College. Jody is a member of the APA - American Payroll Association and company liaison for the SC Payroll Association. .

Jody Christopher

Director of Payroll

Jody brings 20+ years of Accounting and Payroll Experience to Employer HR Group, serving as Payroll Manager. She is a Magna Cum Laude graduate of Columbia College. Jody is a member of the APA - American Payroll Association and company liaison for the SC Payroll Association.

Theresa Grisham

Theresa Grisham
Administrative Specialist

Theresa Grisham is an Administrative Specialist and has many years of experience as an office manager and administrator. Theresa moved to Columbia from Bluffton, SC in 2017 to join the EHRG Team.

 
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Elizabeth Christopher
Benefits/Payroll Specialist

Elizabeth is a Payroll Specialist, and assists in numerous areas within the office. Elizabeth contributes professional customer service and payroll experience, and our clients are appreciative of her diligent work. 

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Matthew Moore

Workers Comp Associate

Matthew is a Commercial Insurance Producer for Insurance Offices of America. He has extensive experience in Workers' Comp, D&O, and Property and Casualty. Matthew assists our clients by negotiating and providing them with quality competitive coverage. He is a graduate of Wofford College. 

 
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Susan Lotterer

Payroll Specialist

 
 
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Mike Malone
Employment Law Attorney

Mike is managing partner of Malone, Summers, and Ott, LLC in Columbia, SC. He is retained by Employer HR Group to provide employment law counsel for our clients. Mike attended school in the Carolinas, obtaining his undergraduate from UNC Charlotte and J.D. of Law at the University of South Carolina. Mike was designated "Certified Specialist, Employment and Labor Law," by The Supreme Court of South Carolina.

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Norman Clarke
Benefits Associate

Norman is a native of Orangeburg S.C and graduate of the USC with a BS in Insurance and Economic Security and Finance. He is President of Clarke and Company Benefits, LLC, representing a diverse roster of clients in the fields of law, medicine, accounting & finance, and manufacturing. As a benefits advisor for the Employer HR Group, Norman and his staff provide technical benefit knowledge, dedication, and unrivaled service for our clients.