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The Northwest Human Resource Management Association (NHRMA) provides professional development opportunities for HR professionals and students in the states of Alaska, Oregon and Washington who are members in good standing with the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM).   SHRM membership has many benefits, including the opportunity for professionals to participate in a local chapter.

What is the NHRMA Advantage?  The NHRMA Advantage is the incredible benefit provided to SHRM members, Chapters and State Councils in Alaska, Oregon and Washington.  By utilizing the NHRMA advantage, we can release the power of the Northwest!  

NHRMA Unleashes HR

Support for SHRM Members, Chapters and State Councils

Outstanding Programs with pre-approved SHRM and HRCI credits

Leadership Development

  • Additional training and support

Complimentary newsletters and website advertising of state council/chapter events

NHRMA Elevates and Advances

Recognition of Outstanding Achievement

Significant Donations to the SHRM Foundation

  • Fundraising events and donations 
  • Chapter & State Council donation matching program

Volunteer Leadership Opportunities

Support for Student Chapters

  • Support of SHRMs regional student conference
  • Offers awards and financial assistance to students and chapters

Career Advancement – complimentary resume posting service

Complimentary job posting

Quarterly Newsletter

    Upcoming Events

    Human Resources Academy 

    NHRMA Student Conference


    Seattle, WA|  April 6-7, 2018

    Registration Is Open





    Portland, Oregon   |  April 16-18, 2018

    Registration Is Open




    Spokane, Washington | November 6-8,  2018


    80th Annual Conference



    80th Annual Conference 

    September 5-7, 2018


    Mark your calendar for this year’s conference! 

    Registration is open


    Check out our 2017 Conference Partners and Exhibitors:



    Marketing Opportunities

    View NHRMA’s 75th Anniversary Celebration Video 


    SHRM Affiliate Since 1972



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