Welcome to the SL SHRM Chapter!

We are excited to announce SL SHRM's next Development and Engagement Meeting will be held on December 8th at the Radisson Hotel Downtown.

Register before December 8th by clicking here. Seating is limited.


10:00AM - 11:00AM, Transforming your organization to become more collaborative and collegial, presented by Dr. Sunnie Giles

Sunnie Giles is founder and president of Quantum Leadership Group (www.sunniegiles.com) and an executive coach and leadership development consultant.

Summary of qualifications:

  • · MBA from the University of Chicago
  • · Ph.D. in Marriage and Family Therapy (Systemic Psychology, studying humans as complex systems)
  • · Advisor, the Stanford Institute of Innovation in Developing Economies, Stanford Business School
  • · Professional Certified Coach (PCC) credentialed by the International Coach Federation (ICF), a prestigious recognition granted to few professional executive coaches in the world


Past Positions:

  • · CMO, Broadridge Financial, a $2.5 billion B2B transaction processing company in NY
  • · VP Marketing, Experian
  • · General Manager, Corporate Brand Marketing, Samsung
  • · Program Director, Global Brand Strategist, IBM
  • · Manager, Strategic Services, Accenture


Dr. Sunnie Giles is an executive communication coach with an MBA from the University of Chicago and a PhD in counseling from Brigham Young University. Dr. Sunnie Giles is an advisor, to the Stanford Institute of Innovation in Developing Economies, Stanford Business School. She has overseen marketing for Fortune 500 companies such as IBM, Samsung, and Experian. She has also worked as a strategy consultant for Accenture, with clients including Target, Nestle, Millennium Chemical and Best Bu. She has also worked as a strategy consultant for Accenture, with clients including Target, Nestle, Millennium Chemical and Best Buy.

Dr. Sunnie Giles completed a two-year intensive coach training program with one of the most reputable companies in the world, Coachville. She is credentialed as a Professional Certified Coach (PCC) with the International Coach Federation (ICF), a prestigious recognition granted to only select few professional coaches in the world.

Dr. Sunnie Giles is passionate about creating enduring impact and breakthrough results. She leverages her coaching, clinical, consulting and corporate experience to help clients deepen their personal relationships through powerful, science-based communication skills to effect massive, permanent change.

11:00 AM to 11:50 AM, Lunch and Networking

11:50AM - 1:00PM - Ethics, presented by Sherry L. Johnson SHRM-SCP, CAE. Field Services Director for SHRM

Sherry Johnson, SHRM-SCP, CAE is Field Services Director for SHRM, based in Round Rock, Texas – in the Austin area. She supports the states of Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Oklahoma and Texas. Sherry serves as SHRM’s staff liaison to the Government Affairs Core Leadership Area, for the Advocacy Team initiative, and she is a member of the SHRM Speaker’s Bureau.

Sherry has worked in the HR profession for over 15+ years with industry experience in not-for-profit community organizations, public education, and entrepreneurial experience as owner of a small business. Prior to joining SHRM as a staff member, in 2009, she served as president for her local SHRM affiliated chapter and she held a seat on the Texas SHRM State Council.

Sherry is an active community volunteer. She has served on her local district school board of trustees; she participated on a legislative advocacy group, working with state legislators to address educational issues affecting public school districts in Texas; and, for several years she served as the volunteer coordinator for the regional Special Olympics track meet.

Sherry currently serves on the Advisory Boards for the Concordia University-Austin Human Resource Management Degree Program and the South University-Austin School of Business. And, she’s a member of the Membership Section Council for the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE).

Sherry holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Management; she received her Senior Certified Professional in Human Resources (SHRM-SCP) designation from the Society for Human Resources; and, she earned her Certified Association Executive (CAE) credential from the ASAE Certified Association Executive Commission. She is a graduate of the Texas Association of School Boards (TASB) Leadership Program, earning Master Trustee designation.


Salt Lake SHRM is proud to announce it's November Sponsor of the Month:






There are no Hot Topic Tables in December to allow for introduction of the 2016 Board Members.

Meeting Topic Certification

Professional Development Meetings presentations are submitted for re-certification credit to both HRCI and SHRM.
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The Benefits of Membership

With more than 450 members, Salt Lake SHRM  is the largest chapter in Utah. Membership in our chapter offers you an excellent opportunity to collaborate and network with other local HR professionals. Industries represented within our chapter membership include manufacturing, mining, non-profit, technology, healthcare, financial, legal, public administration, and many more. 

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Our next Development and Networking Meeting will be held December 8th at the Downtown Radisson.  

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