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Welcome to the West Virginia State Council for the Society of Human Resource Management

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!

If you have any questions or would like to participate, please contact the WV Director, Jimmy Smith, at 304-641-0214 or by email at  

This organization is recognized by SHRM to offer Professional Development Credits (PDCs) for SHRM-CP® or SHRM-SCP®.


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  • November 9, 2023
    300 Conference Center Way Bridgeport, WV 26330

    2023 WV SHRM State Council Annual Conference 

    2023 WV SHRM ANNUAL CONFERENCE Legislative and Law Conference in Partnership with the Law Offices of Steptoe and Johnson, PLLC, November 9th, 2023 Bridgeport Conference Center Bridgeport, WV 26330 Cost: $149 Lunch Included ($49 f/t college student rate...

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