About Us

The Association was first chartered in 1936 as the Evansville Personnel Association (EPA) as the 32nd chapter of the Society For Human Resource Management. In 2001, the organization adopted its new name of Evansville-Area Human Resource Association, Inc. (EHRA).

The EHRA has a long history of excellence. The Evansville-Area Human Resource Association, Inc. has been awarded the Superior Merit Award from the Society For Human Resource Management (SHRM) every year since 1976. By attaining the Superior Merit designation, the EHRA is recognized for outstanding achievement in the areas of chapter operations, professional development, enhanced support for HR profession and a strong partnership with the local community and SHRM.

In addition, the EHRA has been named the Indiana Chapter of the Year for 2001, 2002, 2003, 2005, and 2006 by the Indiana State Council of the Society For Human Resource Management.

Mission

The mission of the Evansville-Area Human Resource Association, Inc. is to promote professionalism in the area of Human Resource Management by providing opportunities for networking, comprehensive education and proactive support for its members while serving as a resource and advancing initiatives in the community through the enlistment of engaged and talented volunteer leaders.

Vision

To be the HR voice for the Tri-State.

 

Recent News:

This photo is from the SHRM Capitol Hill visit during the SHRM Leadership Conference in Washington DC.  This picture was taken on November 21, 2013.  These visits provide SHRM members with an opportunity to meet with congressional offices to discuss pending workplace legislation that affects the HR profession.

(Left to right)
Angie Brawdy, Indiana State Council Director for SHRM
Natalia Rayzor, South Central Indiana Human Resources Association, President
Amanda Shettlesworth, South Central Human Resource Association, President Elect
Mark Records, Indiana State Council Administrator for SHRM
Jake Fulcher, Evansville Area Human Resource Association, Director of Professional Development
Tela Erdell, Evansville Area Human Resource Association, President Elect

Mailing Address:
Evansville-Area Human Resource Association
P.O. Box 15251
Evansville, IN  47716-1941