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General Chapter Minutes 2019

    Illinois Fox Valley SHRM
    General Meeting Minutes
    April 18, 2019

    Welcome and Call to order (11:35 am)
    President Gruhlke called the meeting to order at 11:35 a.m. She gave a brief welcoming and introduction of the chapter for guests.

    Introductions (11:40)
    Brief introductions were made.

    Business Meeting (11:55)

    ILSHRM Strategic Conference – Wednesday, April 24, 2019 at the Bloomington-Normal Marriot Hotel and Conference Center
    President Gruhlke gave a brief description of the event. More information can be found on the ILSHRM website.

    SHRM 2019 – June 23rd – 26th in Las Vegas
    President Gruhlke gave a brief description. More information can be found on the SHRM website.

    ILSHRM Annual Conference – September 22nd -  24th at Drury Lane in Oak Brook
    President Gruhlke gave a brief description of the event. More information can be found on the ILSHRM website.

    Veterans at Work certificate program
    SHRM has a free new certificate program with 10 hours of PDCs through the SHRM Foundation. 

    Committee Updates
    Updates were provided on the following topics:

    Treasurer
    Sarah Sester stated we were in good standing.

    Membership
    Membership is at 57

    Website
    Mr. Krup stated that the website is up to date.

    Programs
    Ms. Childress gave an update on the upcoming programs for 2019, which are on the website.

    Legislation
    Michael Wong stated that there are harassment arbitration bills waiting to pass.

    Community Outreach
    Workforce Readiness initiatives with U-46 Educational Pathways Team and Carmen Lainez.

    Introduction of Speaker (11:55)
    Workplace Violence: Preparing for, Addressing During and Managing Afterwards.

    11:55 – Debbie Pickus, Team Fireball
    12:30 – Charles Dushane, Homeland Security
    1:25 – Michael Wong, SmithAmundsen

     

    Illinois Fox Valley SHRM
    General Meeting Minutes
    March 21, 2019

     

    Welcome and Call to order (11:30 am)
    President Gruhlke called the meeting to order at 11:41 a.m. She gave a brief welcoming.

    Introductions (11:35)
    Brief introductions were made.

    Business Meeting (11:45)

    ILSHRM Strategic Conference – Wednesday, April 24, 2019 at the Bloomington-Normal Marriot Hotel and Conference Center
    President Gruhlke gave a brief description of the event. More information can be found on the ILSHRM website.

    SHRM 2019 – June 23rd – 26th in Las Vegas
    President Gruhlke gave a brief description. More information can be found on the SHRM website.

    ILSHRM Annual Conference – September 22nd -  24th at Drury Lane in Oak Brook -  24ndILSHRM Annual Conference – September 22President Gruhlke gave a brief description of the event. More information can be found on the ILSHRM website.

    Committee Updates
    Updates were provided on the following topics.

    Treasurer
    Received annual financial audit and it all looks good.

    Membership
    Ms. Hovious said membership was up to 53.

    Website
    Mr. Krup stated that the website is up to date including new sponsorship.

    Programs
    Ms. Childress gave an update on the upcoming programs for 2019, which are on the website. April 18th meeting is on Workplace Violence.  May 9th meeting is How to Win Unemployment Hearings.

    Introduction of Speaker (Noon) – Dr. John Koehler, Physicians Immediate Care
    Dr. Koehler presented on his topic. Meeting ended at 1:10 p.m.

     

     

    Illinois Fox Valley SHRM
    General Meeting Minutes
    February 7, 2019

    Welcome and Call to order (11:30 am)
    President Gruhlke called the meeting to order at 11:39 a.m. She gave a brief welcoming.

    Introductions (11:35)
    Brief introductions were made.

    Business Meeting (11:45)

    ILSHRM Strategic Conference – Wednesday, April 24, 2019 at the Bloomington-Normal Marriot Hotel and Conference Center
    President Gruhlke gave a brief description of the event. More information can be found on the ILSHRM website.

    SHRM 2019 – June 23rd – 26th in Las Vegas
    President Gruhlke gave a brief description. More information can be found on the SHRM website.

    ILSHRM Annual Conference – September 22nd -  24th at Drury Lane in Oak Brook
    President Gruhlke gave a brief description of the event. More information can be found on the ILSHRM website.

    Committee Updates
    Updates were provided on the following topics:

    Treasurer
    Ms. Sester mentioned there was $13,000 in the account.

    Membership
    Ms. Oswalt said membership was up to 55.
     

    Website
    No website report.

    Community Outreach
    President Gruhlke gave update on workforce readiness inititive.

    Legislation
    Legislative update given after the meeting. Mr. Wong described some initiatives of the Pritzker administration including the $15 minimum wage.

    Programs
    Ms. Childress gave an update on the upcoming programs for 2019, which are on the website. March will be workers compensation topic.

    Introduction of Speaker (Noon) – Erich Kurschat, Harmony Insights
    Mr. Kurschat presented on his topic. Meeting ended at 1:00 p.m.

     

     

    Illinois Fox Valley SHRM
    General Meeting Minutes
    January 17, 2019

    Welcome and Call to order (11:30 am)

    President Gruhlke called the meeting to order at 11:34 a.m. She gave a brief welcoming.

    Introductions (11:35)

    Brief introductions were made.

    Business Meeting (11:45)

    Installation of New Officers

    President Gruhlke asked the following persons to stand at the front of the room so she could administer the oath for new Board Officers. The oath was said and all officers were sworn in.

    Sue Oswalt, VP of Membership

    Paul LaLonde, Secretary

    Beth Hovious, Assistant VP of Membership

    Judie Childress, Assistant VP of Programs

    Sarah Sester, President-Elect

    Warren Krup, Director

    Committee Updates

    Updates were provided on the following topics.

    Treasurer 

    Membership

    Website 

    Community Outreach

    Legislation 

    Programs

    Introduction of Speaker (Noon) – Kelly Haab-Tallitsch, SmithAmundsen

    Ms. Haab-Tallitsch presented on her topic.
    Meeting ended at 1:00 p.m.