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Welcome to the South Dakota SHRM State Council

We are an affiliate of the Society for Human Resource Management. Whether you are new to the HR field or have many years of experience, we are a local starting point for networking, information, professional development and continued support of excellence in Human Resources.

We welcome your use of this site as a resource and encourage you to check back frequently for updated information. We also encourage your involvement and suggestions about all of our activities, on the web and off. We look forward to seeing you at an upcoming meeting or event!

Check out the links below for the 7 SoDak SHRM Chapters:

Aberdeen Area Human Resource Association (Aberdeen, SD) AAHRA | Aberdeen Area Human Resource Association (

Black Hills SHRM (Rapid City, SD)

Brookings Area Human Resource Association (Brookings, SD)

Central SD SHRM (Pierre, SD) | Central SD SHRM

Northeast South Dakota SHRM (Watertown, SD) NESHRM

Sioux Empire SHRM (Sioux Falls, SD)

South East South Dakota SHRM (Yankton, SD) Southeast South Dakota SHRM - Home Page (




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  • August 30, 2023

    Congratulations to Mercede Dempsey, our SoDak SHRM scholarship winner!

    A little about Mercede:

  • July 5, 2023

    Whether you are new to the HR field or have many years of experience, SoDak and it's affiliated chapters provide a local starting point for networking, informaiton, professional development and

  • June 27, 2023

    SoDak SHRM State Council has once again earned the Platinum Excel Award by National SHRM for 2022!

  • June 27, 2023

    $500 Scholarship Available!

    The SoDak SHRM State Council will aw

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