The Society for Human Resource Management of Greater Kansas City (SHRM-KC) is a professional association dedicated to the advancement and support of the human resources profession. SHRM-KC promotes excellence in human resource management practices through education, advocacy, and leadership Development. SHRM-KC began in 1953 as the Personnel Management Association (PMA). In 1954, PMA was chartered with ASPA (American Society of Personnel Administration) now known as the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM). SHRM-KC was the fifth chapter chartered in the United States. SHRM-KC will be celebrating our 70th year as one of the oldest, and largest trade associations in the greater Kansas City area.
Each gathering of SHRM-KC, whether in person or virtual, provides an opportunity to interact with the best and brightest HR professionals in the Kansas City area. In addition to educational programming, our social events and community partnering activities allow you to meet - and learn from - your peers. View upcoming events...
Our SHRM-KC Annual Conference is held in the fall of each year. This conference is held live and offers attendees the option to receive 10+ hours of recertification credit. Save the date of Thursday, November 7th and watch for more information in your email and our e-newsletters coming soon!
Whether you are looking for connections with your peers, credibility within your organization, skills to build your professional competence or an avenue to hone your leadership skills, SHRM-KC is a critical element in your personal strategic plan! Join us!
Allows you to take full control of your own professional development
Demonstrates your competence, experience, credibility, and dedication to the HR profession
Provides multiple opportunities to network with leading industry experts and other HR professionals
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