Public Announcements


Save the Date: VASHRM Annual Conference

April 7, 2019

Ahoy! All hands! Chart a course for VASHRM’s Annual Conference April 7-10, 2019!

Next year’s conference will be at the beautiful, new Hilton Norfolk The Main!

About the hotel: Set in a vibrant downtown entertainment complex, this sophisticated, high-rise hotel includes a swanky rooftop bar and a garden lounge, as well as a piano bar with Italian fare. There's also a hip, tavern-style seafood restaurant, an indoor pool, a billiards room and 2 ballrooms.

About the conference: Dive into an ocean of learning with top-notch keynote speakers and breakout sessions. As always, entertainment will be available at the conference, but if you’re making a mini vacation out of your voyage, there’s plenty to do in Norfolk!

About Norfolk: Norfolk is home to Naval Station Norfolk, a massive naval base on Chesapeake Bay. Nauticus is a maritime museum that features the Battleship Wisconsin, a huge WWII warship. The Chrysler Museum of Art showcases a vast collection of glass art, plus European and American paintings and sculpture. The riverside Virginia Zoo is home to bears, birds, lions and farm animals. The Norfolk Botanical Garden is a botanical garden with arboretum. Norfolk has great breweries and wineries as well.

Fair winds and following seas until we see you on April 7th!

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Chapter Name Update: Loudoun SHRM

Leesburg SHRM's chapter name has updated to Loudoun SHRM. Please note that the url will be inactivated Dec. 1, 2018. Please ensure to go to the main website for chapter updates, meeting registrations, and events.



2018 SHRM Learning System at UMW

Registration is Open Now!

The University of Mary Washington is now offering the SHRM Learning System live online starting Wednesday, September 12.  
6:00 pm – 9:00 pm for 13 weeks (no class the week of Thanksgiving).

The SHRM Learning System will prepare students to pass the SHRM-CP/SHRM-SCP exam.

As an official SHRM Education Partner, our certification prep course utilizes the 2018 SHRM Learning System, giving you access to the most comprehensive, effective and up-to-date exam preparation tools available long after the course is finished.

To register for the course or for more information:

540-286-8098 or [email protected]


2018 Virginia SHRM State Conference!

2018 Virginia State Conference registration is now open!

The Virginia SHRM State Council invites you to Color Your World HR, from April 22-25, 2018 at the Omni Homestead Resort where you and your fellow “HR-tisans” will be able to envision how our world is colored with the blues, joyful yellow, not always black or white (sometimes gray), greener pastures…you get the idea. This year’s conference schedule offers a rainbow of strategy, skills, training and insight to achieve your goals.  Your palate will be filled with 45+ Breakout sessions that promote idea sharing, 8 Masters sessions for in-depth discussion, 5 big-idea & motivational Keynote sessions, along with plenty of time for team building and camaraderie. It’s never too early to register, and rooms at the Omni go fast. Register today!