The Director of Programing is responsible for keeping chapter programming a high priority for the State Council and for providing a 'go to' resource for chapter programming issues.
Responsible To: State Director
National SHRM membership in good standing required. PHR, SPHR and/or GPHR HRCI certification preferred. Appointment made by the State Council Director
Serves a one-year term beginning the first day of January and ending the last day of December. May be re-elected for two additional terms for a total of three years.
Daphne Ursu, SHRM-CP, PHR
5800 Seventh Ave
Kenosha, WI 53140
Daphne Ursu, SHRM-CP, PHR, has more than 20 years of human resources experience and is highly skilled in employee relations, training, recruitment, vendor management, safety and wellness. Since 2008 Ursu has been the Human Resources Manager for the Kenosha News, a family-owned, local newspaper in Kenosha, WI.
At the newspaper, Ursu manages two departments and provides human resources consultation to two divisions in three locations. She is responsible for analysis, creation and maintenance of policies and procedures, coaching and counseling staff and is an active member of the management team.
Ursu has been a member of the Society for Human Resources Management and the local Racine and Kenosha area chapter since 2008. She serves as president of the local chapter and is secretary for the Kenosha Literacy Council.
Ursu is a lifelong resident of Racine, WI and holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from UW-Parkside. She’s an avid reader and fan of Wisconsin sports.