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    March 2019 Chapter Meeting Be an Employer of Choice

    Date: March 14, 2019, 8:30am – 10:00am
    Melissa Robertson
    203 N Canal Blvd, Thibodaux, LA 70301
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    Gretchen McKinneyGretchen McKinney is Owner and Chief Human Resource Officer of incHRement, LLC, a human resource services firm that focuses on “putting human resources at the center of business agility”. Ms. McKinney is an experienced business professional in strategic organizational strategies, risk management, investigations and case management, Louisiana employment law, and human resources. She has successfully worked for profit and not for profit organizations in government, retail, financial services and military settings. Today, she is leveraging her years of experience and expertise for her clients, helping them to develop and harness organizational agility to achieve the success critical to their business imperatives. This centers on positioning HR to facilitate the adoption of agile principles and practices at any level in a business context.

    Ms. McKinney previously served in dual roles as the City of Mandeville’s, Civil Service Director and Human Resources Director from 2000 until 2017. Prior to working for the City of Mandeville, Ms. McKinney worked with the US Navy Drug and Alcohol Programs Advisor as a civilian facilitator of their Personal Responsibility and Values Training, she served in a variety of roles for organizations such as Opryland Hotel, Ford Motor Credit, Cygnet Financial, and Sam’s Club; and she worked in the legal domain for civil attorneys and a criminal court in Bryan, Texas.

    She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology from Texas A & M University. She is a certified Human Resources Professional holding both SHRM-SCP and SPHR credentials. She has been a member of the Society for Human Resources Management (SHRM) for 20 years and the International Public Management Association for Human Resources (IPMA-HR). Ms. McKinney is Past President and Honorary Lifetime Member of the Northshore Society for Human Resource Management, and currently sits on their Board of Directors. She has served the Louisiana Society for Human Resource Management Board of Directors and was the State Council Director for Louisiana SHRM in 2013 and 2014.
    DATE:  March 14, 2019
    LOCATION: Envie Restaurant in Thibodaux
    TIME:  8:30 am-10:00 am

    Limited Seating!  Breakfast will be served!
    $30 for Non-Members


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    2019 Membership Applications Attached.  Please turn in yours today!!
    We are still looking for a Sponsor for this meeting.  If interested, please see attached.