Welcome to the Columbia Basin Chapter of SHRM   

 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.  Here you can connect with other HR professionals and programs to assist you in becoming more informed and competent in the HR field.

We have over 300 members and are a dynamic and diverse association of HR professionals.  We welcome practitioners at all levels and those in service to the profession who share our goals and encourage your use of this site as a resource, and hope you will 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!

CBSHRM is proud to be affiliated with Washington State SHRM and Northwest Human Resource Management Association.




Benefits of Membership

Columbia Basin SHRM (CBSHRM) is a 100% chapter, which means if you are a member of SHRM, you may become a local member of the Columbia Basin SHRM Chapter at NO COST to you!

Your membership also affiliates you at no additional cost with the Northwest Human Resources Management Association (NHRMA).

Serving over 300 members in the Tri-cities area and constantly growing CBSHRM is a great reliable professional resource for HR professionals.

It´s easy to make the connection!  Once you have become a member of SHRM, you may join Columbia Basin as your local chapter.  Membership in SHRM is a requirement of becoming a member of our chapter. Remember, there are no additional dues or fees to join our chapter.”

If you are already a member of SHRM, please click the Join Today button below to become a member of CBSHRM.

If you are considering joining, visit a meeting or event as a guest to see what we have to offer! 


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