welcome to West Sound Human Resource Management Association

    We are an affiliate of the Society for Human Resource Management. Whether you are new to the HR field or have many years of experience, we are a local starting point for networking, information, professional development and continued support of excellence in Human Resources.

    We welcome your use of this site as a resource, and encourage you to check back frequently for updated information. We also encourage your involvement and suggestions about all of our activities, on the web and off.

    We look forward to seeing you at an upcoming meeting or event!


    WA State SHRM, Proud Partner of YesVets since March 2018.  As an affiliate chapter of WA State SHRM, we are also included in the partnership as YesVets Ambassadors.

    Currently, there are 1074 participating YesVets employers and 4,670+ veterans hired. 

    We encourage all businesses to become a YesVets employers and continue hiring veterans.

    It is super easy to sign up.  Just click on the following link:  www.yesvets.org.  

    Washington State SHRM has joined forces with Employment Security Department, in partnership with Washington Department of Veterans AffairsDepartment of CommerceWashington State Military Transition Council, and local chambers of commerce across the state to create a statewide campaign to hire veterans. Click here to learn more.

    Upcoming Events

    Aug 12

    Supported Employment

    VIRTUAL - WSHRMA August Luncheon


    Sep 9

    Legal Update

    WSHRMA September Morning Meeting



    Sep 30

    NHRMA 2020 Conference

    NHRMA 20/20: A Rebel's Guide to Your HR Vision



    Nov 11
    Dec 9