• Connecting Ohio HR Professionals

Welcome to SCOHRC


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


  1. Interested in expanding your human resource community and knowledge? Visit the SHRM website for information on how to become a National SHRM Member today!
  2. Reminder! Rates for our regular, in-person luncheon meetings are:
    • $15/meeting for chapter or national members
    • $25/meeting for non-chapter or non-members


Save the Dates!

Upcoming Events

2024 - March IN PERSON Event

"We Can Spell Competence Without AI, But What About Compliance?" -  Presented by Scotch Perdue, J.D.

Thursday, March 21, 2024

11:30am - Lunch & Networking

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm - Presentation


Change in Venue! 


  • >PACCAR Medical Building / 446 Hospital Road / Chillicothe, OH 45601
  • You'll be asked for your lunch preference as part of your registration.
  • Bottled water will be provided; feel free to bring a beverage of your choice.
  • Pre-registration is required by 11:00 am March 20, 2024.

  • Details:

     Chapter Members/In Person: $15 for lunch 

    Non-Members/In Person: $25 (includes meeting fee & lunch) 

    Feel Free To Invite A Friend! 

    Session Bio: Serving as the General Counsel and Secretary for Fluor-BWXT Portsmouth (FBP), Scotch is based out of the Fluor corporate office in Arlington, Virginia. In addition to his responsibilities to the FBP Board of Managers and Staff of the FBP Decontamination & Decommissioning project site located in southern Ohio, Scotch provides broad legal support to business development within the Mission Solutions business segment of Fluor Corporation. Scotch received his J.D. degree from Boston University School of Law, and his LL.M. in International Law from the Georgetown Law Center. He is admitted to the Bar in Pennsylvania, Massachusetts, and District of Columbia, as well as the Bar of several Federal Courts. Prior to joining Fluor, Scotch served as an active-duty Judge Advocate General attorney in the United States Navy specializing in National Security law.

    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.