HR Young Professionals Group
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The HR Young Professionals group seeks to promote the future of the Human Resources Management field by offering HR professionals 35 and under professional development opportunities and a common forum in which to share ideas and experiences.

Who We Are 

A community of young dynamic HR professionals 35 and under in the Atlanta area. The HR Young Professionals group provides an exclusive opportunity for members to network with peers, gain relevant and timely information about the HR profession, and get connected with SHRM-Atlanta leaders. We strive to represent young HR professionals in Atlanta and cater our offerings to the changing needs of this growing group.


Events specific to HR Young Professionals are held quarterly at various Atlanta venues. Upcoming HRYP events: 

Young Professionals Connection - Step Up: Manage (or Start) your HR Career in Atlanta's Competitive Market
June 22, 2017 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm | Georgian Club

YP Connect - Share Your Gifts and Help Someone Succeed!
July 22, 2017 | 10:00 am - 2:00 pm | Dress for Success Atlanta


Other Chapter Events
HR Young Professionals are also encouraged to participate in Chapter Meetings, PowerBreakfasts, and other SHRM-Atlanta events. 

Visit the Calendar of Events to see all upcoming SHRM-Atlanta events and to register.           


The HR Young Professionals Group is managed by a dedicated group of SHRM-Atlanta volunteers.

Monique Jenkins
HR Manager, State Accounting Office
HR Young Professionals Chair

Courtney Tigner
HR Young Professionals Committee

Booker T. Washington
Director of Talent Acquisition, FOCUS Brands
HR Young Professionals Committee

Jessica Gravely
Recruitment Specialist, Focus Brands
LinkedIn Administrator

Kay Cherry
Staffing Coordinator, Paramount Staffing
Member Recruitment & Social Advertising

Social Media


Please join the conversations in our HR Young Professionals LinkedIn Group and stay engaged with this dynamic group of young professionals! #SHRMATLYP


Be sure to check out the photos from our various events on Facebook!

Connect with SHRM-Atlanta via Twitter!