Volunteer Leaders & Committees

Do you want to learn or improve your leadership abilities?

Are there skills you want to develop that could help in your career?

 SHRM-Atlanta empowers our members through a variety of volunteer opportunities that encourage leadership and personal growth. 

Volunteer Leadership Team Organizational Structure

SHRM-Atlanta operates with the leadership of a 70+ member volunteer leadership team and with more than 300 volunteers.  SHRM-Atlanta has 8 main areas in which you can get involved, with over 28 committees and teams:

  • Professional Development:  Define and deliver overall professional development programming for our members
  • Member Relations:  Enhance the member onboarding experience, engagement & retention
  • Organizational Effectiveness: Empower the SHRM-Atlanta's Volunteer Leadership Team through volunteer recruitment and succession planning, onboarding, and leadership development
  • Awards & Recognition:  Promote awards recognition for excellence in HR and scholarship opportunities
  • Workforce Readiness: HR skills-based community volunteer opportunities that contributes to our local community and enables our members to network and offer volunteer services as Team SHRM-Atlanta
  • Marketing & Brand Awareness: Promote SHRM-Atlanta brand awareness, membership benefits and professional development opportunities through social and media channels
  • Business Development: Build strong SHRM-Atlanta Resource Partner relationships in support of SHRM-Atlanta's programming and connect members to innovative products and services
  • Special Programs: Focus on special initiatives in support of the Chapter; for 2018, this includes a Mentorship Program initiative.


SHRM-Atlanta 2018 Organizational Chart


Ready to get started?

If you’re a current SHRM-Atlanta member and committed to helping the HR community grow and develop, we want to talk to you! Serving as a volunteer is a great way to give back to the HR community and to network with your peers.  Not a current member?  JOIN NOW


Committee Member Volunteer: if you'd like to participate on one of our committees:

  • Email volunteer@shrmatlanta.org with your name and committee choice. Note: not all committees have openings, so listing two or more choices is preferable.  You will be contacted with next steps!

Volunteer Leadership Position: if you'd like to participate in one of our leadership roles (Chair or above):


Questions? Contact Joanne Singletary, Member Relations Director at jsingletary@shrmatlanta.org.