Heading South!
We will be hosting future LCHRMA events at the Astoria Golf and Country Club to make it easier for our south county participants to attend. We hope to see you there!

May LCHRMA Event
Lower Columbia Human Resources Management Association (LCHRMA) is happy to announce that Deborah Jeffries, PHR, CPC, will be our educational speaker on Thursday, May 8, at the Tongue Point Job Corps Center.  She will be addressing the
topic, Fostering a Respectful Workplace.  This is our annual fund raising event for the national Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM).  Tongue Point’s culinary arts students will be preparing a gourmet Italian meal under the guidance of Chef Courtney Gregory.

The meeting will be held on Thursday, May 8, 2014, at the beautiful Tongue Point Job Corps Center campus, 37573 Old Highway 30 in Astoria, from 11:00 am to 1:00pm.  Register online at by April 23.  Because this is a fund raising meeting, the cost, including lunch, is $25 per person for members, nonmembers and students alike.  One hour of HRCI credit for this event is currently pending.  For any questions, email Stacey Brown at  Anyone with an interest in the topic is welcome!
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2013 Chapter Champions
Congratulations! As a result of our fundraising efforts in 2013, LCHRMA has been designated as a 2013 SHRM Foundation Champion. The support provided by SHRM chapters like ours and state councils allows the SHRM Foundation to provide opportunities available to HR professionals that they may not have had otherwise, including supporting research and pursuing academic goals.

WA Labor and Employment Law Update
Courtesy of Lane Powell Attorneys and Counselors.
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OR Labor and Employment Law Update
Courtesy of SHRM
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