Moffatt Thomas donates to Idaho SHRM chapter affiliates


Boise, January 4, 2016 – As a reflection of its ongoing support of the statewide human resources profession, Moffatt Thomas donated the proceeds from its December 2015 Employment Law Breakfast Briefing to local chapter affiliates of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM).  Both the Human Resources Association of Treasure Valley (HRATV) and the Southeast Idaho Chapter of the Society for Human Resource Management (SEI SHRM) received a check for the registration fees collected in their geographic areas.

Presenting a check at the December HRATV member meeting to HRATV President, Valerie Davis, were three Moffatt Thomas members serving on the HRATV Board of Directors: Attorney, C. Clayton Gill; HR Director, Kay Walter; and Marketing Director, Vivian Otero-Epley.

HRATV receives donation from Moffatt Thomas 12-16-2015b (3)Human Resources Association of Treasure Valley (HRATV) is a local non-profit organization established in 1954 for Human Resource Management professionals in the Treasure Valley. Currently, there are currently over 400 members of HRATV representing many of the area’s employers.  HRATV is affiliated with the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM). SHRM is the world’s largest association devoted to human resource management. Representing more than 210,000 individual members, the Society’s mission is to serve the needs of HR professionals by providing the most essential and comprehensive resources available.

The Southeast Idaho Chapter of SHRM serves the human resources professionals in southeast Idaho. The Mission Statement of SEI SHRM: As the premier HR organization in Southeast Idaho, we are committed to advancing the capabilities of our HR professionals. We provide value to our members by offering developmental opportunities and a common forum to network, share ideas, and experiences that promote the learning process.

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