Save the Date!

Please join us at the 18th Annual Labor & Employment Law Conference on Thursday, February 27, 2020!

Topics include:

  •   Harassment Investigations
  •   Diversity & Inclusion in the Workplace
  •   Paid Leave

Full agenda coming soon. Registration will open in November!

Save the Date!

Save the Date for the 81st Annual NHRMA Conference & Tradeshow, being held at the Oregon Convention Center in Portland, OR on October 9-11, 2019!

Click here for more information on the conference. Registration will open in February 2019.




Registration rates: 


LCHRMA HR Q&A  – Monthly HR Column
LCHRMA HR Q&A – December (PDF)
LCHRMA HR Q&A – January (PDF)

Partnership with ASTDJoin Us
All LCHRMA members are required to be current SHRM members. Membership in a SHRM-affiliated chapter means access to a local network of HR professionals, as well as professional development programs, products, and services in your community that can broaden your skills and make you more valuable to your organization. To learn more about the benefits of joining SHRM, visit

LCHRMA Chapter Designation Form

Lower Columbia Human Resources Management Association has partnered with the Cascadia Chapter of the American Society for Training and Development (ASTD) in order to expand training opportunities for LCHRMA members. This affiliation allows LCHRMA members to attend ASTD-Cascadia events at their reduced member prices.

ASTD-Cascadia offers 3+ hour quarterly learning events, special interest groups, geographic interest groups, 2-day series in cooperation with Portland State University, a 2-day regional conference in Salem in mid-October, and quarterly Learning Leader Forums. Many activities are approved for HRCI credit. More details are available on their website at:

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