Welcome to your Virginia SHRM State
Council website. We provide HR professionals in the Commonwealth and the District of Columbia with information on local, statewide
and national HR events, resources, initiatives and legislation to assist you
in your day-to-day HR duties. For those who serve on local chapter boards, we
are also here to assist you in your leadership role. We are a 100% volunteer
council that takes a strategic approach to advance the profession and serve
the HR professional.
| Virginia SHRM Sponsored Scholarship Awarded|
Virginia SHRM is proud to announce the inaugural winner of the Virginia SHRM Certification Scholarship award by the SHRM Foundation. This scholarship of $750 was created to directly support HR professional who are working to obtain their professional HR certification from the Society for Human Resource Management.
The Inaugural Virginia SHRM Certification Scholarship winner is Beverly Riddle from Martinsville, Virginia. Riddle says that having this certification will better my
2016 Virginia SHRM State Conference
Human Resources Spring Training - Got Game?
- Attendee Price Increases December 1, 2015 -
Whether a rookie or at the top of your game, this Virginia SHRM State Conference at the Omni Homestead Resort April 17 - 20, 2016 will offer you the strategy, skills, training and insight to achieve your goals. We have all the bases covered with 45+ Breakout sessions that promote idea sharing, 8 Masters sessions for in-depth discussion, 5 big-idea, motivational Keynote sessions, along with plenty of time for team building and camaraderie. This conference has consistently sold-out so act today to secure your best price and accommodations. Learn More
|Call for Speakers!|
to learn more and to apply.
|Sponsors and Exhibitors|
now to secure your spot today!
|Commonwealth of Virginia Snags Awards from SHRM|
John F. Kates, SHRM-SCP, SPHR, VASHRM President accepts recognition award on behalf of the Virginia SHRM State Council for being named #2 of 10 Top Giving State Councils to the SHRM Foundation at the 2015 SHRM Annual Conference & Exposition Las Vegas
Congratulations to Greater Lynchburg SHRM for being named #23 of 25 TOP Giving Chapters to the SHRM Foundation in the nation by SHRM.
|SHRM 2016 Washington D.C., June 19-22, 2016 Call for Volunteers|
If this is of interest to you please be sure to pre-register HERE
|HR Resources - NEW! |
Certification - HRCI and SHRM
Click HERE to learn more
|Commonwealth Stem Industry Internship Program (CSIIP)
The Commonwealth STEM industry Internship Program (CSIIP) is a no-fee online system that enables companies to select and hire spring, summer, and fall interns from a large pool of pre-qualifed college and university STEM students throughout Virginia. Funded by the Commonwealth of Virginia, CSIIP is managed by the Virginia Space Grant Consortium, and is partners with organizationa like Virginia SHRM. Visit www.CSIIP.org for more details and/or download the program flyer HERE.
|Shenandoah Valley SHRM Grabs 2014 Pinnacle Award!|
SHRM Names 2014 Pinnacle Award Winners
Shenandoah Valley SHRM (Va.)–Virginia Legal Forum
A survey showed the chapter that social media and the Affordable Care Act were two subjects that at-large members wanted to learn more about. The chapter created the Virginia Legal Forum to focus on these topics. One hundred HR professionals attended the first event. See more
Annual Conference & Exhibition Washington D.C.
Washington D.C. | June 19 - June 22, 2016
Walter E. Washington Convention Center