Membership Director


The Membership Director is responsible for providing leadership to membership activities in chapters, particularly assuring that chapter membership directors have access to resources necessary to recruit at-large SHRM members to chapters, local chapter members only to SHRM, and non-affiliated HR professionals to both organizations.



Now More Than Ever...

Now more than ever, HR Matters.  How do you navigate the HR trends and challenges of today? SHRM is the world’s largest professional society dedicated to serving human resource professionals at all levels and functions. A SHRM professional membership provides you with access to news, best practices, resources, tools and HR solutions, all at your fingertips. Join or Renew and stay connected to over 300,000 HR and business professionals who rely on SHRM as a lifelong career partner and for support in their day-to-day roles. CLICK HERE to become a SHRM member.

Join a SHRM Local Chapter
Who do you turn to when you have a challenging HR question or need ideas on how to implement a new policy.  Building your HR professional network is priceless.  In Wisconsin, we have 19 amazing local ready to provide services to HR professionals in their area.  Chapter members are encouraged to become dual members, with SHRM and a SHRM local chapter.   Our local chapters provide many benefits and opportunities to enhance the human resources profession through personal and professional development. Many of our chapters can provide:

  • General membership meetings with professional speakers
  • Member-only access to chapter membership
  • Professional development workshops and conferences
  • Regular HR legislative updates
  • Newsletters, access to SHRM daily news feeds, and chapter-specific website
  • Certifications for SHRM-CP, SHRM-SCP
  • Social activities and volunteer opportunities
  • Access to human resource vendors and sponsors
  • HR Networking opportunities that are priceless!

CLICK HERE to find contact information for your nearest local Wisconsin SHRM Chapter.  You won’t be disappointed! 


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Jen Jirsa, SHRM-SCP, PHR
Membership Director

Ph: 920.463.0144


Jennifer has close to 20 years of experience in Human Resources.  Currently, she is employed at milkrite |InterPuls as their Global HR Leader.  She currently over sees all aspects of Human Resources across several locations worldwide.  She has a strong knowledge of benefits, employee development, recruitment practices, strategic planning and organization change.
Jennifer is a graduate of UW-Whitewater with a Bachelor of Business Administration/HR Major.  She currently holds the SHRM-SCP and PHR credentials.

Per past volunteer experience was with Jefferson County Human Resource Management Association (JCHRMA).  She served on their board for 10 years in the roles of past president, president, student liaison, secretary and treasurer.  She has also served as the District Director – Southwest for WI SHRM for 2 years.

Jennifer currently lives in Lake Mills, WI with her husband, daughter, and dog Moka.



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