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Lima SHRM - Serving you since 1958!

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!


Most recently, Lima SHRM was awarded the prestigious Platinum EXCEL Award for the chapter's accomplishments in 2021! The EXCEL award is the highest award given to state councils and chapters to recognize major accomplishments, strategic activities, and tactical initiatives that elevate the profession of human resources. We are excited to receive this award and to continue our service to our members and the HR professionals in our area!

Upcoming Events

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  • September 15, 2022 - 11:30am to 1:00pm
    Virtual- Zoom Link to Follow

    Topic: Diversity, Equity & Inclusion in the Workplace

    Speaker: Greg Braylock, Jr, Chief Diversity, Equity, Inclusion with ProMedica 


  • September 21, 2022 to September 23, 2022
    Kalahari Resorts 7000 Kalahari Drive Sandusky, OH

    2022 OHRC - HR: Unmasking Your Full Potential

    You are invited to HR: Unmasking Your Full Potential - the 2022 Ohio HR Conference.

    Click here for conference information!

    We're returning to Kalahari! We'...

  • October 20, 2022 - 11:30am to 1:00pm
    Ohio Means Jobs Conference Center

    Chelsea Benton, M.A., Energizer, Instructor, Motivator & Communication Specialist will speak about "Failing Forward" as a professional. 

    Chelsea has been fortunate to spend 20 years in corporate, education and entrepreneurial settings that have afforded her the opportunity to consistently impact other...

  • October 27, 2022 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
    The City Club 144 S. Main St., 3rd Floor Lima, OH

    This is a Lima Chamber Event, however as a Lima SHRM member, you can register at the member price of $50.00.


    One person is an individual…  Two people are a couple…Three or more people together become a group…but only the “successful” can become a Team!  Come join...

  • November 17, 2022 - 8:00am to 12:00pm
    Ohio Means Jobs Conference Center

    Topic: Legal Update 

    Speaker: Nadia A. Lampton, Labor Attorney 



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