Oak Ridge Human Resource Association

Monthly Meeting Schedule

Meetings are held at the Oak Ridge Chamber of Commerce, 1400 Oak Ridge Turnpike Oak Ridge, TN in the large meeting room,  11:30 - 12:30 pm unless otherwise specified below or on the current events page.

Lunch at each meeting is provided by Double Tree Catering. The fee is $20 for non-members and $15 for members. Membership for the year is $30. Please email Krista Jones if you are interested in becoming a member.


We are excited to annouce that you can pay for your membership dues and monthly meetings electronically through paypal!!!

Please use the following link to complete your payment:  https://www.paypal.me/orhratn.


Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, meetings are being scheduled as early in advance as possible.  These meetings will be attended via Zoom until further notice.  Thank you for your patience with us during this time. 

  Date    Topic Speaker Company Sponsor
01/07/2021 Building a Resilient Workforce Becky Haas
02/04/2021 Living Well through the Pandemic and Beyond Dr. Denise Stillman Cancer Support Community East Tennessee
03/04/2021 Legal Updates and COVID Considerations Howard Jackson Wimberly Lawson
04/01/2021 Building your Next Generation Workforce Denise Rice Peak Performance
05/06/2021 Diverity and Inclusion Jackie Bichsel CUPA-HR
06/03/2021 Economic & Workforce Development Christine Michaels Oak Ridge Chamber
07/08/2021 Giving Effective Presentations Naomi Asher United Way - Anderson County
08/05/2021 5 Ways We Unconsciously Get in the Way of Our Goals Stacy Busby Executive & Leadership Coach
09/02/2021 Conversational Intelligence Kathryn Shrader StrategicTax & Business
10/07/2021 Legal Update Howard Jackson Wimberly Lawson
11/04/2021 Creating More Welcoming Communities Drocella Mugorewera Bridges Refugee Center
12/02/2021 **Holiday Social 

*Approved for 1.0 Professional Development Credit (PDC) with SHRM and HRCI

**More details to come later in 2020!