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Welcome to Northwest Human Resource Management Association (NHRMA)


NHRMA is 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!

Board of Directors

NHRMA is seeking experienced Volunteer Leaders to serve on our Board of Directors in support of our efforts to Empower HR Professionals at every stage of their career

Volunteer Leaders are unique individuals whose varied talents and experiences bring value to the human resources profession. NHRMA provides an ideal opportunity to challenge yourself, grow, and give back to the local HR community.



Click here to view the current Board of Directors' roles and volunteer position descriptions.


Upcoming Events

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  • January 25, 2024 to January 27, 2024
    Anchorage, Alaska

    The planning session for 2024 NHRMA operations begins in the evening with a dinner on the 25th, followed by a day and a half of focused meetings.

  • April 12, 2024 to April 13, 2024
    Boise Idaho - Boise State University campus

    A premier student conference focused on human resource management. Held in a hybrid (in-person and virtual) format. An exciting, fun-filled experience that includes:

    1. networking with business and HR students
    2. opportunities to participate in the HR Games (a highlight every year)
    3. career building activities...

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