Meet Our Staff

chuck_todd  Chuck Todd: Chuck has worked at Todd & Moore since 1967 and is a partner. He is a 1970 graduate of A.C. Flora High School and a 1973 graduate of the University of South Carolina. He earned his Master of Business Administration at USC in 1975. Chuck enjoys working out, playing golf and coming to work every day. He and his wife, Jennifer, have two children. Son Charlie is a comedian of fame and lives in New York City. He is married to actress Cody Lindquist, and they have a son, “Chuckles.” Daughter Pierrine is married to Will Thomas and lives in Fayetteville, Tenn. They have two children, Louise and William.”Deep inside I sometimes wonder: Do my employees really listen to my ideas or only regard me as a necessary annoyance?”
g_moore  G. Moore Spawned in the height of the Haight-Ashbury era, Mr. G’s Todd & Moore career measures half a century. G came to us as an impetuous young man with an infectious smile. After a thorough sampling of Todd & Moore activities, he settled on outside sales in the early 1970’s.In 1986 after 15 years as the top-rated team salesman in the Carolinas, G was taken off the road and brought in under the corporate umbrella. A year later he was made a full partner in charge of team sales. Almost 30 years later, the smile endures and his knowledge and wisdom continue to enrich each and every Todd & Moore employee.”The key to success is sincerity. If you can fake that anything is possible.”
tim_robertson  Tim Robertson: Tim is vice president and general manager of Todd & Moore and has worked here since 1972. His skills go beyond administration, though. Tennis Magazine calls Tim a “tennis-stringing savant” for his amazing skills with racquets. Tim attended Coastal Carolina and USC and is a graduate of Myrtle Beach High School, where he played basketball. In his free time, he enjoys golf and tennis. Tim and his wife, Robin, have two sons, Todd and Colin. Todd and his wife, Carla, have two children, Raya and Max.”First and foremost it is a job and a business, but working with athletics and athletes adds fun and excitement to the workplace.”
rod_wolff  Rod Wolff: Rod is the general manager and has worked for Todd & Moore since 1988. He earned a bachelor’s in business and finance from Erskine College. He graduated from Richard Winn Academy in Winnsboro, where he played football, baseball, and basketball. Rod enjoys yoga, hunting, and fishing in his spare time. Rod and his wife Jennifer have a son, Jamie.”I grew up around and played sports for the first 20 years of my life. Todd & Moore has given me the opportunity to earn a living, provide for my family, and stay connected to area sports. I enjoy the day-to-day excitement of the athletic arena. It is a lot of fun being around sports-minded people and the industry.”
mike_tyler  Mike Tyler: Mike has been with Todd & Moore as a store manager since 1982. He joined our downtown location after 29 years at our former Columbia Mall and O’Neil Court locations. Mike is a native of Myrtle Beach and a graduate of Myrtle Beach High School and Coastal Carolina. He played basketball in high school and tennis in college. He currently plays tennis in local USTA leagues and loves all sports. His favorite teams are the Gamecocks and Duke Blue Devils. Mike and his wife, Nina, have two sons, Matthew and Johnny, and two grandchildren.”It is so nice to have such a fun job. Working with so many active, sports-minded people, customers and fellow employees has kept me feeling young, motivated, and energized. We truly do work at a happy place!”
david_duffie_jpg David Duffie: In loving memory
March 3, 1948 – April 17, 2009 “David was Todd & Moore’s legendary salesman for over 40 years.” Sporting Goods USA “The gold standard by which all future salesmen will be measured.” The Athletic Team Journal
marianne_olson  Marianne Olson: or Marianne began working for Todd & Moore in 1977 in sales and is now our accounts payable and prevention and loss manager. Originally from Brooklyn, NY, she graduated from Cardinal Newman High School and the University of South Carolina. She played basketball, tennis and softball while in high school and now enjoys walking and yard work. Her favorite team is the Atlanta Braves.
jennifer_thorvaldson  Jennifer Thorvaldson: Jennifer joined the Todd & Moore office staff in 2001 and is our bookkeeper extraordinaire. She is a graduate of USC with a bachelor’s in business administration with an emphasis in management and marketing. She is originally from West Columbia and graduated from Brookland-Cayce High School. She now resides in Lexington with her husband, Sverre, and children, Tristan and Amelia. Jennifer enjoys cheering for the USC Gamecocks and being a soccer mom! “There is never a dull moment at Todd & Moore. I think the employees of Todd & Moore could have their own hit TV show!”
Thelma_dixon  Thelma Dixon: Thelma has worked as an alterations specialist since 1987 at Todd & Moore. She is a graduate of Morris College with a bachelor’s in early childhood education and is pursuing a master’s degree in business from Kaplan University. A native of Philadelphia, she graduated from Germantown High School, where she was a cheerleader. Her favorite teams are the USC Gamecocks and the Dallas Cowboys. Thelma is married to Dr. Lucious Dixon.”I love working at Todd & Moore because of the mentoring relationships. Successful mentors are good teachers, and our company is overflowing with experienced employees who are great teachers. Here at Todd & Moore, we represent teams, and this is called leadership. Leadership is defined as the ability to influence a group toward the achievement of a vision to set goals. We have it here thanks to Chuck Todd, G Moore, and Tim Robertson.”
 Pete_Lane20131008-5264-zpa9i9-0_216x  Peter Lane: “Pistol Pete, a Spring Valley and USC alumnus, joined the team in 1982. After toiling in anonymity for a decade, Pete was tabbed in 1993 as Todd & Moore’s official “quicksilver messenger.” As such, he serves as the virtual heartbeat of our operations system. Pete also is an inside sales representative (1-800-338-8636) who delights in catering to coaches all over the state.Often mistaken for a young Frankie Valli, Pete’s fit and youthful appearance has made him a perennial candidate for all of Columbia’s most eligible bachelor lists.”The complexity of health care reform is not the issue itself, but the forces of the opposition who want to maintain the status quo.”
kim_palmer  Kim Palmer: Kim has been a sales associate at Todd & Moore for close to 30 years. She is a West Florence High School graduate. While in high school, Kim participated in basketball, tennis, softball, and swimming. She has a degree in business from USC. She enjoys bike riding and yard work in her free time. Kim’s favorite teams are USC football and baseball.”Todd & Moore has been like a second family to me for the last 30 years.”
donna_clark  Donna Clark: Donna joined the Todd & Moore team in 2006, working as a sales associate at our downtown location on Huger Street after working at our former O’Neil Court location. She is a graduate of C.A. Johnson High School and a life-long resident of Columbia. Donna enjoys Zumba classes and watching her son, Antonio, play baseball. Her favorite college sports team is the USC Gamecocks.
Mandy Fannin: Mandy began working as our women’s apparel buyer in August 2017. Former co-owner of Miss Cocky, Mandy attended Columbia College and was an Art Education Major at the University of South Carolina. She now resides in Northeast Columbia with her husband, Eric, and children; Ayden, Tyler, Sophie, and their “fur baby” Lily. She enjoys doing anything creative, especially with her family or friends, keeping up with marketing/market place trends, family vacations at the beach, and trying out new recipes. And of course, she loves cheering on the Gamecocks!
Theo Everett: Theo is from Randolph, NJ and is a graduate of Randolph High School. He has been part of the Todd & Moore team since March 2019 while attending the University of South Carolina. Theo is majoring in political science with a minor in naval science. Of course, his favorite team is the South Carolina Gamecocks – Go Gamecocks! Theo also enjoys swimming, weightlifting, and sorority functions.
Johnny Hartel: Johnny joined the Todd & Moore team in July 2019. He currently attends the University of South Carolina and is double majoring in marketing and human resources. In his free time, he enjoys playing sports, spending time with friends, watching sports, and going to the gym. Johnny’s hometown is Hicksville, NY, and is a graduate of Holy Trinity High School. His favorite teams are the New York Mets and the New York Giants.
Ethan Mattocks:  Ethan began working for us in May 2019. A graduate of Dreher High School, he is now attending the University of South Carolina majoring in sport and entertainment management. Ethan enjoys playing baseball and hanging out with friends. His favorite teams are the Gamecocks and the Carolina Panthers.
Charles Grondines:  Charles is from Charleston, SC and a graduate of James Island Charter High. He joined the Todd & Moore team in September 2019 and attends the University of South Carolina studying retail management. In his free time, he likes to play soccer, basketball and bowling. And he loves going to the zoo! And of course, his favorite team is the Gamecocks.
Alena Laws:  Alena began working for us in October 2019. Originally from Utica, Illinois, she is a graduate of the University of South Carolina with a degree in exercise science. She enjoys cheering on the Gamecocks! She enjoys all things health and fitness and loves spending time with family and friends. She is also enjoying spending time with her newest addition to the family, her mini pig, Steve.


 Tim Robertson: Tim is vice president and general manager of Todd & Moore, but his skills go beyond administration. “Tennis” magazine calls Tim a “tennis-stringing savant” for his amazing skills with racquets.
Chris_Dixon  Chris Dixon: Chris Dixon has been stringing tennis racquets since 2003. His love and enthusiasm for tennis are infectious. Chris, who hails from Camden, is a certified expert in all phases of tennis racquet fitting and service. He lists Novak Djokovic as his favorite player. Many Midlands tennis players will not let anyone other than Chris touch their racquets.
jennifer_todd  Jennifer Todd: Jennifer has been our women’s tennis apparel buyer since 1987. She has a bachelor’s in special education from Columbia College. Jennifer is married to Chuck and they have two children. Son Charlie is a comedian of fame and is married to the actress Cody Lindquist. They live in New York City and have a son, “Chuckles”. Daughter Pierrine is married to Will Thomas. They have two children, Louise and William, and live in Fayetteville, Tennessee. Son Charlie, who is a professional prankster, often credits Jennifer for getting him started on his road to bizarre social behavior. Jennifer’s brutal, yet sweet practical jokes are most often delivered with a thundering velvet hand. Her frequent store visits keep all the employees’ heads on a swivel once alerted by the head cashier that “Jennifer is in the building!” She also enjoys tennis and gardening.


Craig_Mucci  Craig Mucci: Craig is a manager for our New Balance concept store located within our Huger Street location. He joined our staff in 2002 at our former O’Neil Court. Craig is originally from Columbia and graduated from A.C. Flora, where he played tennis and ran cross country. He has a bachelor’s in advertising from USC. Craig enjoys playing softball and tennis. His favorite teams are USC, UNC basketball and the Atlanta Braves.”I love working here because it allows me to keep up with the new technology and products available for different sports.”
 Rod Wolff: In addition to his duties as general manager, Rod also is a trained Fit Specialist who can help make sure you and your running shoes are the best possible match. He’s worked for Todd & Moore since 1988.


Jay_Burns  Jay Burns: Jay is a sales associate and soccer specialist. Jay was formerly store manager of Corner Kick in Irmo and has over 26 years of sporting goods retail experience. He is a graduate of Irmo High School, where he played soccer. He was on the first team to win four state championships in a row under Coach Phil Savitz. Jay played soccer in college at Lees McRea (ended year ranked 3rd in the nation) and Wyoming before obtaining a degree in criminal justice from the University of South Carolina. After college, Jay traveled to a major city in every state in the United States and backpacked through Europe. Jay now lives in Chapin with his wife, Jennie, and their dog, Jedi. Jay enjoys playing soccer, golf, and disc golf. His favorite sports teams are Chelsea FC, Newcastle FC, the Gamecocks and the Steelers. His favorite athlete is Alan Sheraer, Newcastle United soccer player from England.