Mr. Fender currently serves as President of Greenwood Fabricating & Plating since 2006. He has been with the company since 1991 serving in the capacities of Plating Manager, Manufacturing Manager, Chief Operations Officer prior to his role as President.
After graduating from Warren Wilson College in Swannanoa, NC with a BA in Social Sciences he worked for a small electroplating company in western North Carolina for eight years. Mr. Fender resides in Greenwood with his wife and three sons.
D. Allen Hughes, CFO
Mr. Hughes currently serves as Chief Financial Officer of Greenwood Fabricating & Plating. Prior to joining the company in 2007, he worked in accounting and finance for Greenwood Mills, a privately held textile company.
After graduating from the University of South Carolina with a BS in Accounting and Masters of Accountancy, he worked in public accounting for Deloitte and Touche for seven years primarily serving privately held manufacturing clients. Mr. Hughes is a licensed CPA in South Carolina and Alabama. He resides in Greenwood with his wife and three daughters.
Kirk J. Husser, COO
Mr. Husser has over 20 years experience at Greenwood Fabricating & Plating and is currently serving as its Chief Operations Officer. He previously served as General Manager and Quality Manager. With a background in both plastics and metals, he held positions in the 80's with Flexible Technologies and John Deere.
He has done graduate work at Clemson University and the University of Northern Iowa and holds a BS in Industrial Engineering from the University of Pittsburgh. Originally from western Pennsylvania, his family and grown children have lived in South Carolina for over 30 years where they spend time in church service, community theatre and family travel.