Walsh College

HR Summit

The summit attracts more than 150 HR professionals annually.  Structured for anyone whose professional HR role includes benefits, hiring, compensation, and personnel management, the summit provides important continuing education and training for HR professionals.

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7:45-8:15 a.m. Registration, Continental Breakfast and Exhibitor Showcase

8:15 a.m.  Welcome

8:30-9:15 a.m. HR: Our Business is About Leading, Lee Meadows

9:15-9:30 a.m. BREAK: Exhibitor Showcase

9:30-10:15 a.m. Breakout Session One

1. Enhancing the HR Value Proposition Within Your Organization, Kristi Stuetzer and Tina Marie Wohlfield 
2. What Is Really Going On?, Cassanda Harvey 
3. Top 15 Mistakes Made in HR…and How to Fix Them, Vanessa Nelson 

10:15-10:30 a.m. BREAK: Exhibitor Showcase

10:30-11:15 a.m. Breakout Session Two
1. Understanding Wellness Programs: Strategies & Compliance, Emily Tonkovich 
2. Three Critical Competencies for HR in the 21st Century, Marcelino Sánchez
3. Changes with the Trump Administration - An Immigration Perspective, Linda Armstrong and Bushra Malik

11:15-11:30 a.m. BREAK: Exhibitor Showcase

11:30 a.m.-12:15 p.m. Breakout Session Three
1. Building a WOW! Recognition Culture, Mike Byam
2. Six Questions to Ask to Get the People Performance You Need, Lisa Toenniges
3. Don't Be Fooled by "instant Background Checks", Carolyn Klemett 

12:15-1:00 p.m. Lunch

1:15-2:00 p.m. Legal Updates: New Horizons for Labor and Employment Law, Rebecca Davies

2:00-2:45 p.m. Keynote: Forget About Earning a Seat...Focus on Being at the Head of the Table, Dr. Rita Fields

2:45 p.m. Closing Remarks/Door Prizes


The Summit is
eligible for
Continuing Education