Chad Matthews is co-founder and COO of Concept H.R. He is a lifelong resident of Aiken, SC and a graduate of the University of South Carolina-Aiken School of Business where he received his Bachelor Degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Finance and a minor in Communications.
While attending USCA he served as a College Agent for Northwestern Mutual Life and was ranked 9th college agent in the company in sales. He maintains insurance licenses in both Life, Health, & Accident and Property & Casualty lines along with his certification of Professional in Human Resources (PHR) designation as issued by the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM). His certifications and training equip him and his staff to serve the changing human resource needs of Concept H.R.’s diverse clientele.
With a passion for business and helping businesses grow, Chad has equity positions and management direction in other businesses including homecare and real estate entities. Chad has been appointed to serve on various boards including: The University of SC-Aiken Partnership Board & Executive Committee,USC-A Alumni Board, Aiken County Transportation Committee, Aiken County Property Tax Appeals Board, Aiken Technical College Business Advisory Board, and The Community Medical Clinic of Aiken County. He is a member of the following clubs and organizations: Rotary Club of Aiken, The Green Boundary Club, Houndslake Country Club, Aiken Businessmen’s Club, and Millbrook Baptist Church.