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DC SHRM Call to Office 2019
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Call to Office for 2019

Volunteers are needed to lead the DC SHRM Chapter by serving on the Board of Directors for calendar year 2019. Build your professional network, develop vital career skills, and aim to position yourself higher in the HR community. The District of Columbia Society for Human Resource Management (formerly HRA-NCA)is widely respected and recognized as a SHRM affiliate and is the region's premier group of accomplished HR professionals since 1945. If you want to advance your career, give back, and have fun, apply today.

All elected and appointed positions are for a term of one year effective January 1, 2019. Board members are expected to participate in monthly board meetings (typically first Thursday of each month) and attend association events as available. If you have any questions regarding this opportunity, please contact Jennifer Thornton at 443.966.3872 x151 or

The deadline to apply is September 20, 2018. To apply, send a resume and letter of interest to the DC SHRM Nominations Committee.

We need to fill the following positions from a combination of returning board members and new nominees. Please note if you have an interest in a specific area.

Elected by Members:

  • President-Elect
  • Treasurer
  • Secretary
  • Vice President, Membership
  • Vice President, Programs & Professional Development
  • Vice President, Communications
  • Vice President, Government Affairs
  • Vice President, Education
  • Vice President, Sponsorship

Appointed by President:

  • Director, Surveys
  • Director, Young Professionals
  • Director, Certification
  • Director, SHRM & VA SHRM State Council
 Click here to view a description of Officer and Director Positions
 Nomination and Election Process Timeframe
Nomination Deadline: September 20
Nomination Committee Review: September 20 - October 2
Board Approval of Nominees/Slate - October 4
Voting Period for Membership:  October 8 - 19
Annual Meeting: December
Board Planning Meeting: November / December TBD
Board Meetings: Monthly in 2019