Our meetings are generally held on the second Thursday of each month at:

McHenry County College Shah Center
4100 W Shamrock Lane, McHenry, IL 60050
(815) 455-8593

National SHRM Event
View upcoming National SHRM events by visiting SHRM.org

OSHA Pandemic Safety @ Virtual Meeting
Sep 10 @ 7:45 am – 9:45 am

Speaker: Michael Serpe, CSP; President SafetyFirstna, Inc.

Summary of Presentation: This presentation will cover information critical to preparing for a pandemic. We will detail understanding what a pandemic is, what needs to be done at all levels to prepare for pandemic influenza, and what could happen during a pandemic.

We will include:

  • The Difference between Seasonal, Pandemic Influenza and Avian Influenza
  • How a Severe Pandemic Influenza Could Affect Workplaces
  • Who Should Plan for a Pandemic
  • How Influenza Can Spread Between People
  • Classifying Employee Exposure to Pandemic Influenza at Work
  • How to Maintain Operations During a Pandemic
  • How Organizations Can Protect Their Employees
  • Recommendations for Company Written Pandemic Policy
  • Speaker: Michael Serpe, CSP; President SafetyFirstna, Inc.


Stateline SHRM Members: $10

Non-Stateline SHRM Members: $10

Developing Compensation Programs During Increased Minimum Wage Pressure @ Virtual Meeting
Oct 8 @ 7:45 am – 9:45 am

Speaker:   Tom Wardrip CCP, Principal Consultant, Gallagher



Presentation will help attendees to design a Compensation Philosophy and apply it through Compensation Program Design. Minimum Wage Movement can have lasting implications on the Organization and must be modeled and analyzed to achieve meaningful results



Building an overarching Compensation Philosophy
Understand basic compensation design to minimize pay equity concerns
Understand Potential Strategies for updating required Minimum Wage changes




Stateline SHRM Members:  $10

Non-Stateline SHRM Members:  $10

Legal Update @ Virtual Meeting
Nov 12 @ 7:45 am – 9:45 am

Speaker:   Carlos Arevalo, Partner, SmithAmundsen LLC

More Information Coming Soon!


Stateline SHRM Members:  $10

Non-Members:  $10