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    Members are encouraged to volunteer their time to chair or join committees to support the Association. Committees are then appointed from the membership by the President as necessary. Each committee and it's members act under the assignment and functions as outlined in the Bylaws as well as those put forth by the Officers and Board of Directors; and each committee Chairman will report regularly to the Board and to the Association. The standing committees:

    Membership Committee Co-Chairs

    David Wenrich, RHU Senior Vice President (NFP)

    Deana Kilgore, HR Manager, American Electronics, Inc. (Amelex)

    Conference Committee Co-Chairs

    Marcia Chase, CHRO, Naval Systems, Inc. (NSI)

    Shannon Fitzgerald, HR Generalist, CHUTES International

    Certification Committee Chairman

    Heidi Wood, Administration Manager, CHUTES International

    Program Committee Chairman

    Erin Emery, Senior Director of HR, Castellum, Inc.

    Workforce Readiness Chair

    Breanna Kurtz, HR Business Partner, AVIAN, LLC.

    Social Media Chair

    Amanda Russell, HR Manager, Cedar Point Federal Credit Union

    WebMaster/Email Communications

    Kelly Williams, HR Benefits Manager, Aviation Systems Engineering Company (ASEC)

    Community Relations Chair 

    Elise Smith HR Business Partner, AVIAN, LLC.

    Other committees that are currently vacant include: Legislative Affairs, Finance Committee Chair, Bylaws, Nomination, Workforce, Professional Development, Diversity, and College Relations. If you are interested in volunteering for one of the vacant Chairman positions or supporting an established committee, please email us at or select on one of the names above to send an inquiry to the designated Chairman.