Tim Shaffer is the chief administrative officer at Avtec. In this role, Shaffer is charged with overseeing the company’s functions in accounting, financial analysis, reporting, budgeting, manufacturing operations, purchasing, legal, facilities and administration. He was promoted to his current position in 2016 after spending more than nine years in multiple roles including controller, director of human resources and IT manager. In 2013, he oversaw the planning and construction of the current Avtec location in Lexington, SC.
Shaffer brings more than 31 years of accounting, finance, and management to his current role. Prior to joining Avtec in 2006, and following a brief stint with a start-up real estate firm, he led a distinguished career in accounting and finance in the technology and manufacturing industries at Solectron South Carolina (now Flextronics), AT&T, and NCR. At Solectron, Shaffer served as site controller with additional responsibility for worldwide box systems quotation support. During Shaffer’s tenure with Solectron, the site became one of the top five performing manufacturing sites across the worldwide Solectron family.
Shaffer holds a B.A. in Finance from The Ohio State University. During his two decades of residency in South Carolina, Shaffer has served in various positions of service in local churches including teacher, planning, strategy, and drama. Shaffer and his wife, Darla, live in Gilbert, SC. They have four adult children and are now enjoying the additions of grandchildren to the family.