Select Your Member Type

Professional Practitioner Members - individuals who are currently engaged as a practitioner of human resource management, responsible for decisions related to HR, and not a consultant. Members of this class may vote and hold an elected office in the Chapter.

Professional Consultant Members - individuals who are consultants practicing in the field of human resource management. Members of this class may vote and hold an elected office in the Chapter.

Faculty Members - individuals currently holding an assistant, associate or full professor rank in human resource management or any of its specialized functions at an accredited college or university. Members of this class may vote and hold an elected office in the Chapter.

Attorney Members - individuals who are currently practicing law and are engaged in counseling and advising clients on matters relating to the human resource profession. Members of this class may vote and hold an elected office in the Chapter.

Professional Associate Members - individuals who are currently engaged in providing goods or services to support and/or enable human resource professionals as well as those individuals who do not meet the qualifications of the other classes of membership, and who demonstrate a bona fide interest in human resource management and the mission of the Chapter. Associate members may not vote or hold elected office in the Chapter.

Student Members - individuals who do not qualify for other membership classes and who: Demonstrate a bona fide interest in human resource management as a career; and are enrolled either as full-time or part-time student in the equivalent of at least six (6) credit hours in a degree-seeking program that has a demonstrated emphasis in human resource management subjects; and not working on a full-time basis in an exempt position. Student members may not vote or hold elected office in the Chapter. To submit proof of enrollment and/or to renew, please contact us at info@shrmatlanta.org.


If you have any specific questions regarding each member type, please contact us at info@shrmatlanta.org.