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Welcome to SCOHRC


Thank you for your interest and membership in the South Central Ohio Human Resources Council.


Annual Membership Renewal Month Announcement
 Dear Members,   
 As we step into the vibrant month of May, we are thrilled to announce that it's time for our annual membership renewal! Your continuous support and engagement have been the cornerstone of our success, and we're excited to continue this journey together. 

 Automatic Renewal for National SHRM Members: For those who have designated SCOHRC as their primary local chapter within the SHRM network, your membership renewal process will be seamless. Upon confirmation of your active SHRM membership, your SCOHRC membership will be automatically renewed.   
Renewal for Non-Primary SHRM Members: Members who have identified SCOHRC as a non-primary chapter within the SHRM network will receive a membership invoice via their registered email address. Simply follow the instructions provided to complete your renewal process conveniently.   
Chapter-Only Members: We encourage our Chapter-Only members to renew their annual dues through our website for a hassle-free experience. However, if you prefer receiving an invoice via email, rest assured, it will be sent to your registered email address promptly.  Updates on Fees and Dues: To ensure continued excellence in our programs and services, there have been slight adjustments in meeting/lunch/speaker fees and annual membership dues. Meeting/lunch fees are now set at $20 for members, $30 for non-members. Additionally, annual membership are now $75.   

Your support is vital in sustaining our community's growth and impact. We appreciate your understanding regarding these adjustments, which are necessitated by rising costs and our commitment to delivering exceptional value to our members. Renew your membership today and continue to be a part of our thriving community dedicated to advancing HR excellence and professional growth! 

Other Announcements:

  • Interested in expanding your human resource community and knowledge? Visit the SHRM website for information on how to become a National SHRM Member today!
  • Reminder! Rates for our regular, in-person luncheon meetings are:
    • $20/meeting for chapter or national members
    • $30/meeting for non-chapter or non-members


    Save the Dates!

    Upcoming Events

    2024 - June IN-PERSON Event

    "Culture Change: A Real Life Story" -  Presented by Madenia Stafford.

    Thursday, June 20 2024

    11:30 am - 12:00 pm - Lunch Served

    12:00 pm - 1:00 pm - Presentation

    Lunch provided by Paper City Coffee


    Registration Required. 

    $20 Members  

    $30 Non-Members

    Feel Free To Invite A Friend! 

    Session Description: 

    Have you ever thought that your company could use change in culture to improve employee engagement?  Let’s talk about real life stories and what it take to change culture for the better.  Why we should care?  And, how we actually improve company culture that employees can buy into.

    Speaker Bio:  Madenia Stafford has over 23 years of experience in Human Resource Management for various companies to include manufacturing, distribution and service industries with her most recent position having been the HR Director for a government contractor to the Department of Energy. Prior to her career in Human Resource management, she spent four years as a corporate Training Facilitator for a plastics manufacturer with multiple facilities around the country and has previous experience driving culture change in quality, safety and employee engagement initiatives. Ms. Stafford holds an MBA with concentration in HR Management and had obtained national certifications as both a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) through the Human Resource Certification Institute (HRCI)and Senior Certified Professional (SCP) through the Society of Human Resource Management. 

    2024 Ohio HR Conference

    SAVE THE DATE - Taking Care of Business.

    Please consider joining us on September 25-27, 2023, as we are thrilled to return to the Kalahari Resorts in Sandusky, Ohio.  

    IN PERSON with an ON DEMAND option! Join us for two and a half days of superior programming in a great venue! Attendees can enjoy the conference at the resort AND then have the option to obtain additional recertification credits via the ON DEMAND platform for any missed sessions. The ON DEMAND option will be available for up to 60 days after the conference ends. 

    We can't wait to see you in Kalahari!

    2024 National Annual SHRM Conference & Exposition

    SAVE THE DATE FOR SHRM24: June 22-26, 2024    

    Whether you’re joining us in-person in Chicago or virtually, SHRM24 brings the full HR community together for unparalleled continuing education, best-in-class programming and more!         

    Click here for more information.