The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) is the world’s largest HR professional society, representing 285,000 members in more than 165 countries. For nearly seven decades, the Society has been the leading provider of resources serving the needs of HR professionals and advancing the practice of human resource management. SHRM has more than 575 affiliated chapters within the United States and subsidiary offices in China, India and United Arab Emirates.
The Kentucky SHRM Council (KYSHRM) is the state affiliate of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM). State councils provide a structure for key volunteer leaders in the state to consult together on the affairs, activities, needs, and problems of SHRM in the state. They also provide structure to adopt programs that promote the progress and welfare of SHRM, including providing channels of communication between chapters, state councils, and area boards; services to members of the human resource management profession within the state; and leadership training at the state level.