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Maryland Chapters

Have you considered joining a local SHRM chapter? 

As an HR professional, you have the opportunity to apply for membership with a local chapter. As a member of a SHRM affiliated local chapter you will have access to a wealth of services and programs that can broaden your skills and make you more valuable to your organization.

SHRM Membership can provide you with LOTS of great benefits, including:

  • Exposure to other HR professionals and companies revealing how other organizations handle various human resource situations;
  • Access to a network of professionals and specialists providing HR information that might otherwise be difficult and/or expensive to obtain;
  • Opportunity to develop relationships and contacts in other companies to share information on HR concerns;
  • Availability of local professional development opportunities to improve YOUR abilities and skills;
  • Access to current best practices to make your organization more efficient, increase employee commitment, and help managers carry out business strategy;
  • Availability of up-to-date information on pending federal and state legislation that may impact your company’s operations;
  • Opportunity to develop leadership skills by volunteering in a leadership role in a local chapter; and
  • Development of a reputation in the HR field through your involvement in a local chapter.

We're fortunate to have 10 chapters throughout the state. Their contact information, including websites and social media pages, are listed below for your convenience. Become a member today!

MARYLAND Chapters

Annapolis #0574
Anne Arundel SHRM (ASHRM)
Home Page: http://annearundel.shrm.org
Meets 1st Thursday of months (Sept.-June)

Baltimore #0156
Chesapeake HR Assn. (CHRA)
Home Page: http://www.chra.com
Twitter: https://twitter.com/ChesapeakeHRA
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CHRAMD
LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/groups?home=&gid=1791599&trk=anet_ug_hm
Meets 3rd Wednesday of months (Sept. –June)

Columbia #0617
Howard County Human Resources Society (HoCoHRS)
Home Page: http://hocohrs.shrm.org
Meets 3rd Thursday each month

Frederick #0231
Frederick County SHRM (FCSHRM)
Home Page: http://www.fcshrm.org
Meets 4th Thursday each month

Hagerstown #0204
Cumberland Valley Chapter of SHRM (CVSHRM)

Home Page: http://shrmcv.shrm.org

LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/groups?gid=3735584&trk=hb_side_g

Twitter: https://twitter.com/shrmcv
Meets 3rd Friday of months (Sept.–June)

Largo #0680
Human Resource Society of Prince George's County (HRSPGC)
Home Page: http://hrspgc.shrm.org/
LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/groups?gid=3735584&trk=hb_side_g
Twitter: https://twitter.com/HRSPGC
Meets 3rd Monday each month

Rockville #0480
Montgomery County SHRM-100% (MCSHRM)
Home Page: http://mcshrm.shrm.org/
Meets 3rd Wednesday each month

LinkedIn:  http://linkd.in/1dR9Ffs

Facebook: http://on.fb.me/1fqYxut

Twitter: https://twitter.com/mcmdshrm

Salisbury #0645
Eastern Shore SHRM (ESSHRM)
Meeting times vary
Home Page: http://easternshore.shrm.org

Prince Frederick #0727
Human Resources Association of Southern Maryland
Home Page: http://hrasmonline.shrm.org/

Westminster #0745
Carroll County SHRM (CCSHRM)
Meets quarterly on the 1st Tuesday of the 2nd month of each quarter
Home Page: www.carrollcountyshrm.org
Twitter: http://twitter.com/CCSHRM
LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/groups?gid=2525502&trk=group-name