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About Us

    The purpose of IHRA is to provide a local forum for personal and professional development; provide an opportunity to develop leadership, managerial, public speaking and group decision-making skills, and provide for networking opportunities among colleagues.

    IHRA provides a variety of professional development speakers each month to the members to remain current in legislative issues regarding local, state and national HR related issues that affect the HR professional. A volunteer Board of Directors leads the membership of IHRA.

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Q) What are the eligibility requirements to join IHRA?

    A) Please see attached IHRA by-laws for membership categories.

    Q) If I am eligible, what are the steps to join IHRA?

    A) Complete our online application for membership.  Once the Board of Directors has reviewed the application and votes to approve, you will be notified by our Membership Director with the next steps. 

    Q) What do I do if I'm interested in being a speaker or sponsor for a Chapter meeting?

    A) If you are interested in being a sponsor or speaking at a meeting, please contact our President Elect or visit our Sponsor Information and Speaker Guidelines links.

    Q) Does the IHRA provide information about employment opportunities?

    A) You can check out nationwide opportunities through SHRM at