If you know of a business or organization that should appear in our directory, please add it!

Sarasota-Manatee Human Resources Association

The Sarasota-Manatee Human Resources Association (SHRA) is affiliate chapter #0139 of the Society for Human Resources Management (SHRM), the world's largest association devoted to human resource management.  Representing more than 210,000 individual members, the Society's mission is to serve the needs of HR professionals by providing the most essential and comprehensive resources available.  As an influential voice, the Society's mimssion is also to advance the human resource profession to ensure that HR is recognized as an essential partner in developing and executing organizational strategy.  Founded in 1948, SHRM currently has more than 550 affiliated chapters within the United States and members in more than 100 countries. 

SHRA is home to a broad cross section of some of the area's most talented and dynamic HR practitioners. We are dedicated to our mission by providing programs, tools and activities that benefit our members both professionally and personally.

The history of SHRA began in 1963 when a small group of personnel professionals met and formed the Sarasota Personnel Association as a "meeting ground" for discussing issues related to personnel administration. Today, SHRA has over 200 professional and student members from across sunny Florida's Sarasota and Manatee counties.

The mission of SHRA is to champion the highest professional standards of HR ethics and performance by providing ongoing professional development, resources, networking and support for its members and the community.

Back to Trade Organization