The Human Resource Professionals of Central Pennsylvania (HRP of Central PA) is an organization which is comprised of over 365 Human Resource professionals. Our organization is a valuable resource for professionals who deal with human resource issues within their organization.

Coming 2014  Fall Conference - Tuesday, October 28
Speakers and Topics are being finalized but why wait, let us know you are coming! 
Check out the HRP Monthly Lunch & Learn Series!


Thank Our August Chapter Meeting Sponsor

Villanova University in partnership with HRP of Central PA is pleased to announce the Fall 2014 schedule.


Mondays beginning SEPTEMBER 15, 2014

Brown & Brown Alpha Benefits Division
600 Wilson Lane, Suite 200
Mechanicsburg, PA 17055

Our Instructor led programs are recognized by SHRM® as a "National Leader” in offering the SHRM Learning System® with pass rates that exceeds the national average by 20 points (based on last testing window).

In today's business environment, change is constant. Organizations need HR professionals who are knowledgeable and display competency to strategically manage change. Enhance your career by achieving your PHR®/SPHR®/GPHR® or Essentials of HR Management Certificates at Villanova University or the many off campus locations throughout the Delaware Valley. Our instructor led programs are staffed with experienced, certified faculty bring a wealth of knowledge, competency, and expertise in the field to the classroom. Courses offered include:

  • Certificate in Professional Human Resource Management
  • Essentials of Human Resource Management
  • Certificate in Global Professional Human Resource Management online

It is important to note, a new credential from SHRM® is being offered beginning January 2015. This is critical time to get certified.

Office of Continuing Studies,

Stanford Hall, Ground Floor
Villanova, PA 19085
Phone: (610) 519-4303
Contacts: Linda Pugliese and Jim Kane, M.S., SPHR

Seeking Presenters for 2014
The 2014 Request for Presenters and Facilitators is now available?  Looking to share your knowledge and skills to help advance the value of the HR profession?  Want to earn some additional HRCI re-certification credit?  Consider speaking at one of our 2014 chapter meetings, lunch & learns, or conference.  For consideration, please submit a proposal.  Download the full document and submission template here.  

Many of the programs and benefits HRP of Central PA offers to its members are provided at little or no charge thanks to our corporate sponsors.
Would your company be interested in sponsoring an HRP of Central PA program this year? Do you have a vendor who could benefit from the increased exposure to a large group of HR professionals?
A wide variety of sponsorship opportunities are available at different cost points. Click here for more information.

Check out the HRP of Central PA's group on LinkedIn. It's a great way to reach other members of HRP of Central PA, share information and news that pertains to HR, and learn more about the industries outside of your area of expertise.

We hope to see you in the group and participating soon!




Chapter Volunteer Opportunities?

Membership ...Renewing? New email address?  Log in and click on Members Only to access the Membership Renewal Application or your profile.
New Member Referral Incentive Discount!
Did you know that membership at HRP is nearing an all-time high of nearly 400 members? Effective recruiters know that employee referrals and word of mouth are some of best recruitment tactics. The same is true for our Chapter! Your role in spreading the word about HRP and its many benefits has lead to our growth and rise in membership and we want to reward you for your efforts! For every future member you recruit this year, you will receive a $5 credit towards your upcoming membership renewal! All you need to do is ensure that the individual provides your name as his/her referral source on their application. If you have any questions, email Membership Committee Member Rachel Jones or call 717-599-8302

Volunteer Opportunities

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In addition to monthly chapter meetings, HRP of Central PA includes many other valuable membership benefits. If you are interested in attending one of our meetings or you want to learn more about us, please contact us.
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