CPW Water department director Jeff Chapman stands on the walkway of a water basin at the Greenwood CPW water treatment plant.
(MADDY JONES | INDEX-JOURNAL)
CPW Water department director Jeff Chapman stands on the walkway of a water basin at the Greenwood CPW water treatment plant. (MADDY JONES | INDEX-JOURNAL)
Water is a critical and valued resource in every town.
In Greenwood, Jeff Chapman is dedicated to ensuring water quality, in treatment, delivery and beyond.
Chapman, 48, is the director of water with Greenwood CPW. He has been in that position for more than seven years.
A native of Walterboro, Chapman grew up in West Columbia and went to Brookland-Cayce High School. He later got degrees — one in mechanical engineering and one in civil and environmental engineering — from the University of South Carolina.


He is married and has two children, a boy and a girl.
After college, he worked for the S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control. He later worked as a manager of technical assistance for the state Budget and Control Board’s office of local government. He was with the Budget and Control Board for 11 years.

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