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. 

Marie Awtrey

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. 

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. 

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. .

Brenda Johnson

Brenda Johnson

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.

Andy Hyman

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. 

Theresa Grisham

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.

Jake has over 25 years experience in the Safety & Health/Risk Control field and is Director of Risk Control with Arthur J. Gallagher Risk Management Services, Inc. He served a number of years as an SC OSHA Compliance Officer. On an as needed basis, Jake assists clients of the Employer HR Group with OSHA / Safety Compliance by onsite training, safety audits, and OSHA policy/procedure implementation. Blood Bourne Pathogens, PPE, and HazCom/GHS training are a few of many that Jake is certified to teach. Jake is a graduate of Wofford College.

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.