COLUMBIA, S.C., July 1, 2020 — SCHB Self Insurers Fund (SCHBSIF), a provider of stable, cost-effective workers’ compensation coverage for the construction industry, today announced that Weston R. Griffeth has been named Administrator. Herb Witter, SCHBSIF’s Chairman of the Board, stated Mr. Griffeth’s employment will commence July 1.
Griffeth has more than 15 years of senior management experience, serving most recently as Chief Business Officer of Breckpoint, Inc., a leading administrator of self-insured group workers compensation and its healthcare product, Freedomcare. Additional experience includes serving as Director of Safety Operations and Senior Vice President of Risk Management, where Griffeth managed day-to-day OSHA compliance operations and developed training programs to raise safety awareness.
“Weston is the ideal leader for SCHB Self Insurers Fund,” said Herb Witter. Weston’s extensive management experience in day-to-day operations, risk management, safety and compliance awareness will strengthen SCHBSIF, member insurance agencies and policyholders.”
“I am very excited to be joining SCHBSIF,” said Griffeth. “The organization is known within the insurance and construction industries as a highly-dependable provider of cost-effective workers' compensation insurance. I look forward to being part of the team.”
Griffeth received a B.A. in Spanish with a Minor in Business Management from Brigham Young University, graduating in 2005. He is fluent in Spanish, an Eagle Scout recipient, and was a scholar-athlete in high school. Griffeth is married and he and his wife have three children, ages 12, 10, and 6.
About SCHB Self Insurers Fund
SCHB Self Insurers Fund, established in 1995 by leaders within the South Carolina residential and commercial construction industry, provides workers’ compensation insurance coverage to over 1,100 residential and commercial construction industry contractors and subcontractors throughout South Carolina.
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