Welcome to the Muskogee Area Human Resources Association
The Muskogee Area Human Resource Association (Chapter #273) is a local affiliate of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM). We are a professional organization represent local businesses and municipalities in the Muskogee, Oklahoma area. We have approximately 40 members and represent some of the largest employers in the area. Our members include retail, manufacturing, service industries, banking, non-profit organizations, medical, insurance and benefit groups, and government and educational entities.
Whether you are new to the HR field or have many years of experience, we are a local starting point for networking, information, professional development and continued support of excellence in Human Resources.
We welcome your use of this site as a resource, and encourage you to check back frequently for updated information. We also encourage your involvement and suggestions about all of our activities, on the web and off.
We meet the 2nd Friday of the month at Cowboys BBQ in Muskogee (some meeting locations and times may vary). Lunch and networking begin at 11:30; lunch cost is $10 for members and free for first-time attendees. The business meeting begins at 12:00 with monthly program to follow, usually wrapping up at 1:00. Please join us for our next meeting and see what we have to offer!
February--ACA Updates. At our monthly meeting in February, you won't want to miss an update from Trish Bennett from Willis of Oklahoma on the Affordable Care Act. This program is being provided for essential updates and compliance for 2016. The focus of this meeting is not just for large businesses, this is for all businesses to comply with 2016 requirements of the ACA. Join us at 11:30 on Friday, February 12, 2016 at Cowboys BBQ. If this is your first time in attendance, your lunch will be provided at no-cost.
March--Diversity. BJ Glover with BJ Glover Learning & Consulting will present "the Frightening Power of Bias in the Workplace."
We are proud to be the sponsor of the “knowledge centralization” for the advancement and exchange of knowledge and information among members in the fields of Human Resources, Administration, Industrial Relations, and Safety in the Muskogee, OK area.
The goal of the chapter is to continue the legacy of providing a local forum for human resource issues and topics while providing timely, high quality programs and services.
Membership in MAHRA gives you access to
Employment Information, Legislative Information, Networking Opportunities, Professional
Development, and much more!
Membership in the Chapter is open to any professional involved or interested in Human Resources.
Click on the “Join” link today!