Please save the date for September 25 as we will celebrate our rebranding of our local SHRM chapter. This has been years in the making and we are very excited to finally be here! Stay tuned for more information to come.
Welcome to the Lynchburg Regional SHRM
We are an affiliate of the Society for Human Resource Management. Whether you are new to the HR field or have many years of experience, we are a local starting point for networking, information, professional development and continued support of excellence in Human Resources.Our professional organization is dedicated to serving the human resource professional and advancing the human resource profession.
We welcome your use of this site as a resource and encourage you to check back frequently for updated information. If you are an HR professional, you will find membership in our chapter rewarding, helpful and fun! We meet the second Thursday of each month. For additional information, please refer to the About Us page and email questions or comments to any of our board members.
We look forward to seeing you at an upcoming meeting or event!
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September 25, 2014, 5:30pm – 7:00pmTBD
October 9, 2014, 11:00am – 1:00pmWiley Wilson 127 Nationwide Drive Lynchburg, VA 24502
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November 13, 2014, 11:00am – 1:00pmWiley Wilson 127 Nationwide Drive Lynchburg, VA 24502
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