SHRM Contacts

The Field Services Team acts as a liaison between SHRM and our professional and student members and volunteers by:

  • Answering questions about membership, certification and other SHRM strategic initiatives
  • Assisting professional and student chapters remain affiliated
  • Providing guidance regarding affiliate operations
  • Attending state council, regional council and other affiliate meetings
  • Participating in state and regional conferences
  • Acting as a speaker at chapter meetings, state conferences, and other events as available
  • Promoting SHRM member benefits
  • Assisting in the recruitment and retention of members
  • Supporting potential chapters in becoming affiliated

To learn more about the organizational structure in all divisions CLICK HERE.

Field Services East Team Supporting Virginia and DC

Laurie McIntosh, SHRM-SCP, CAE
Field Services Director East
Virginia, West Virginia, Tennessee, Kentucky, North Carolina
laurie.mcintosh@shrm.org

Robert Bennett
Member Engagement Associate
robert.bennett@shrm.org

Membership Advisory Council (MAC)
The MAC serves as an interface between the volunteer leaders and the SHRM Board of Directors. The MAC is composed of one elected representative from each of the Regional Councils. The MAC provides input from the membership through the regional councils to the board and feedback from the board to the membership, back through the regional councils; and provides operational input to SHRM to ensure optimum service/support to and from the volunteer leadership.

Membership Advisory Council (MAC) Representative, Jeff Luttrell, SHRM-SCP
Senior Director of Talent Acquisition
Alorica Inc.
77 5th Ave
Asheville, NC 28806
Mobile: (919) 368-3608
jeffrey.lutrell@alorica.com

Member Relations Headquarters Staff

Member Relations Help Line: 800-283-7476, Option #1, X3333
Member Relations E-mail: SHRM.MemberRelations@shrm.org

Manager, Member Relations:
Tammy Finnell, CMP –
tammy.finnell@shrm.org
800-283-7476, X6109 or 703-535-6109

Other Important Contact/s:

VP, Membership
Elissa C. O’Brien, MS, SHRM-SCP, SPHR –
elissa.obrien@shrm.org
800-283-7476, Option #1, X6269

Chapter Resources

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April 7-10, 2019
2019 SHRM Annual Conference & Exposition
Join us for the largest and best HR conference in the world, June 23 - 26, 2019 in Las Vegas.

There is no better place for HR professional development than SHRM’s Annual Conference & Exposition. By attending, you’ll gain the tools and resources you need to implement successful HR practices – which help your company succeed.

June 23-26, 2019
Best Places to Work in Virginia
2020 Program Information

The Best Places to Work in Virginia is a survey and awards program dedicated to identifying and recognizing the areas best employers and providing organizations with value employee feedback.

Best Places to Work in Virginia?
Regional Diversity & Inclusion Conference
5th Annual Eastern Virginia

Details on the 2019 Conference details will be posted HEREwhen available.

November 1, 2018

HR Virginia SHRM partners for the ninth year with Virginia Business Magazine and The Virginia Chamber of Commerce to bring you a state-wide survey and competition. If you think your organization has what it takes to be honored on the “Best Places to Work in Virginia” list or if you simply want to learn more about the project, we invite you to visit www.BestPlacesToWorkVa.com.