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ASHRM is an Award winning chapter

The Anchorage Society of Human Resource Management is an award winning chapter and we are proud of what we have accomplished over the years! 

We are one of a handful of chapters in the United States that have received SHRM’s national Pinnacle Award not once, but FOUR times for outstanding achievement in chapter development and contributions to the advancement of effective human resource management. We have also been recognized at the regional level by the Northwest HR Management Association (NHRMA) for successful programs and individual member contributions to the profession over the years.

We consistently receive SHRM recognitions for our support of SHRM programs, including but not limited to:

  • SHAPE (SHRM Affiliate Program for Excellence)
  • EXCEL Award – Platinum
  • SHRM Foundation Champion
  • Membership Super Star



 

 



SHRM'S National Pinnacle Award

The SHRM Pinnacle Awards Program is an annual recognition program honoring the highest achievements in affiliate development and contributions that enhance the development of effective human resource management. 


ASHRM Member of the year


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The ASHRM Member of the Year Award recognizes an individual member of ASHRM for her or his outstanding contributions, leadership and achievements in service to the Human Resources profession. Congratulations to the follow award recipients:


  • 2018 - Renea Saade
  • 2017 - Sharon Boegel
  • 2016 - Shara Lyman; Heather Kinzie
  • 2015 - Ann Flister, SPHR, SHRM-CP
  • 2014 - Sandi Weber, PHR
  • 2013 - Nancy Miller, SPHR
  • 2012 - Dave Rhodes
  • 2010 - Bonnie Dorman
  • 2009 - Darci Ahlien Stern, PHR
  • 2005 - Peggy O'Keefe

  • 2004 - Christine Hopkins (McAlpine), SPHR, GPHR
  • 2003 - Lisa Derrickson                   
  • 2002 - Bosco Baldwin, SPHR 


NHRMA'S Randy Lundberg Northern Lights Awards

President-Elect Nancy Miller accepts 2018 Randy Lundberg Norther Light award for 2018 Prisoner Re-Entry Program Partnership


This award recognizes Association Chapters for outstanding achievement and excellence in overall chapter programming and operations. This award is named for NHRMA Awards and Recognition Director Randy Lundberg, a member of the Rogue Valley Chapter, who was designing an award to recognize NHRMA Chapter Achievements at the time of his death in 1994.

  • 2018 Prisoner Re-Entry Program Partnership
  • 2012 A Multi-Agency Partnership at Work
  • 2010 The Last HRCI Re-certification Frontier
  • 2008 ASHRM Partnership with the Municipality of Anchorage’s “Mayor’s Diversity Month”
  • 2004 Transition Assistance Program (TAP)
  • 1996 Outstanding Chapter Operations


NHRMA's Distinguished member award


This award is intended to be a “HUMAN RESOURCES PROFESSION ACHIEVEMENT AWARD” to individuals who have provided exceptional service to the profession over a period of years.

  • 2019, Renee Saade
  • 2018 Nancy Miller, SPHR, SHRM-SCP 
  • 2018 Dr. David Rambow 
  • 2017 Patty Billingsley, SPHR, SHRM-SCP 
  • 2016 Patty Hickok, SPHR, GPHR, SHRM-SCP
  • 2011 Patty Hickok, SPHR, GPHR 
  • 2010 Louis M. Christie, SPHR 
  • XXXX Todd Allen, SPHR, CCP
  • 2008 Mary Tesch, SPHR 
  • 2003 Kristi Acuff, SPHR 
  • 1998 Arve Solomon
  • 1996 Ronald Fraze, SPHR 
  • James Jose, Ph.D., SPHR (year not available)


NHRMA's Robert W. Denomy Award for Student Leadership


This award recognizes students who have performed outstanding service to the HR profession and to the Association, in the best tradition of Bob Denomy, who provided significant support to the development and growth of student HRM programs in the Pacific Northwest.

  • 2014 Rachel Saddler, Wayland Baptist University Student Chapter, Anchorage
  • 2013 Brittany Sogge, Wayland Baptist University Student Chapter, Anchorage
  • 2011 Julie Drinnen, Wayland Baptist University Student Chapter, Anchorage
  • 2010 Bonnie Dorman, Wayland Baptist University Student Chapter, Anchorage
  • 2003 Patty Hickok, University of Alaska Anchorage Student Chapter, Anchorage

NHRMA's Sharon Koss Graduate Student Award


This award recognizes one graduate student who has performed outstanding service to the HR profession and to the Association, in the best tradition of Sharon Koss.  Sharon Koss was passionate about developing HR Professionals through continuing education to advance the profession in the Pacific Northwest.  

  • 2018 Brett Smith, Wayland Baptist University Student Chapter, Anchorage
  • 2013 Rachel Saddler, Wayland Baptist University Student Chapter, Anchorage

Northwest Human Resource Management Association (NHRMA) 

NHRMA hosts an annual conference and tradeshow, as well as a Human Resources Academy which is approved for HRCI credits. Please see the NHRMA website  for more information.


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