About Us

Meet the Staff of Sloan Montgomery

Phil Gregory-
President

Phil started his Sloan Montgomery career in 1977. Prior to becoming a consultant, he worked with Milliken and Co. and with Summerfield Industries. He has a BS in Business Administration from the Univ. of South Carolina and holds the American Compensation Association’s Certified Professional (CCP) designation. Phil is a lifelong resident of South Carolina and has lived in Columbia since 1977.

Reece O’Dell -
Shareholder

Reece joined Sloan Montgomery in 1994. Previously he served as a Human Resources Manager with M.B. Kahn Construction in Columbia and as a Training Coordinator with South Carolina DHEC. He has a BS in Economics and a graduate degree in Human Resources from the Univ. of South Carolina.

Reece has lived in Columbia since 1990

Joel Burnett-
Shareholder

Joel joined our team in 2005. He came to Sloan Montgomery from Blue Cross Blue Shield of South Carolina where he served as a Recruiter. Joel earned his BS in Psychology from The College of Charleston and a graduate degree in Human Resources from the Univ. of South Carolina. He is originally from Lexington, South Carolina, where he currently resides.

Melissa Poston -
Unemployment Claims Coordinator and
Administrative Asst.

Melissa was hired in 2000 to manage the daily operations of the office and quickly assumed the duties of Unemployment Claims Coordinator. In this role she uses her extensive experience to assist clients in achieving the lowest unemployment tax rate available. Melissa was born and has lived in the Midlands most of her life.

Sarah Kummer-
Executive Assistant

Sarah Kummer has been with Sloan Montgomery since 1988. She assists in the operations of the firm and handles the financials. A native South Carolinian, Sarah is a graduate of Winthrop University and has lived in the Forest Lakes area since returning to South Carolina in the 1960s.