September 10th, 2019 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Early Bird Registration is EXTENDED through August 23, 2019

Keynote Speakers:

Mauricio Velasquez, MBA, President - The Diversity Training Group
Diversity Today; Being More Inclusive Tomorrow
Denise Stewart, Executive Producer - Swamphatched Butterfly Productions 
"Telling your HR Story" Storytelling & Storypulling: Techniques for Leading, Engaging, and Innovating at Work


Breakout Session Speakers:

Karen Guilliford, Owner - Great Workplaces LLC
Be a Strategic Business Partner: Don’t Apply Band-Aids on Your Client’s Problems


Richard Covington, Director, Talent and Culture - Augusta Health
The Power to Change Anything: A Practical Model for Change   


Jennifer Mackrous, Senior Specialist, HR Policy, Risk Management & Compliance - University of Virginia
Building an HR Compliance Course for Your Organization


Faye Giles, Director of Human Resources - National Radio Astronomy Observatory
Courageous HR Leadership 


Andy Gingrich, President of Gingrich Coaching LLC
Transforming Communication


Jon Thurmond, Mid Atlantic Regional HR Manager - Team Fishel
Social Media Recruiting 101: Building Your Audience
Dr. Marcelle Wilson Davis, President - Wilson Davis Consulting
The Evolution of Diversity; Inclusion; How it Impacts YOU


*This program is being submitted for both SHRM and HRCI recertification credits. Once approved, they will be published promptly.

In addition to the dynamic program, participants will enjoy breakfast, lunch, snacks, door prizes, visit with sponsors, HREA award presentation, and networking, including the post-conference reception!



Early Bird Pricing: through August 16  AUGUST 23rd - ACT NOW!

  • Charlottesville SHRM Members - $125
  • SHRM Partner Chapter Members - $125
  • Non-Members - $175

Standard Pricing: available August 17 – August 31

  • Charlottesville SHRM Members - $190
  • SHRM Partner Chapter Members - $190
  • Non-Members - $240

A limited number of walk-ins may be accepted but there is no guarantee. Register early to take advantage of the low fees and to lock in your spot!

  • Walk-in member rate - $240
  • Walk-in non-member rate - $290