Fred joined Mills Construction Company Incorporated in 1993 as Assistant Project Superintendent, after attending Wittenburg University. He graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1995. In March 2001, Fred G. Mills Jr. formed Mills Construction Company of S.C., Inc. to act as a successor corporation, with a focus on Multi-Family Construction Management. He was elected President and continues to serve as President and COO of the construction company. Since that time Fred has lead the company to build a variety of multi-family units including university housing, teacher housing, and tax credit housing.