ARSHRM - Arkansas SHRM State Council

Promoting and Serving
the Human Resource Profession in Arkansas

SHRM -  Society for Human Resources Professionals
 

Meet the ARSHRM Council

State Council Officers


Donna Merriweather, ARSHRM State Director

State Director

Donna Merriweather, SHRM-SCP, SPHR

Cathleen Hoffman, ARSHRM Past Director

Past Director

Cathleen Hoffman, SHRM-SCP, SPHR

Daisy Outdoor Products
(479) 621-4313

Holley Little, State Director-Elect

State Director-Elect

Holley Little

FirstStaff
(501) 315-7000

Michael L. Smith, Chapter Advocate Director

Chapter Advocate Director

Michael L. Smith, SHRM-SCP, PHR, IPMA-CP

Bill & Hillary Clinton National Airport
(501) 537-7345

Donna Carter, ARSHRM Director of Finance

Director of Finance

Donna Carter, PHR, SHRM-CP, WSO-CST

Plant Staffing Specialist
870-938-6456

Shayne King, President of WCASHRM

Secretary

Shayne King

Birch Tree Communities, Inc
501-303-3114

Susan King Meadors, 2019 ARSHRM Governmental Affairs Director

Governmental Affairs Director

Susan King Meadors, SHRM-CP, PHR

SKM Consulting, Inc.
(501) 765-6696

Tim Orellano, Professional Development Director

Professional Development Director

Tim Orellano, PHR

President, The Human Resource Team
501.227.9373

Kathleen McComber, Core Leadership Area Director

Core Leadership Area Director

Kathleen McComber, SPHR

The Heart Group  

Kelli Burris, ARSHRM Communications and Award Director

Communications and Awards Director

Tara Mauk Arthur, PHR, SHRM-CP

SFLIC
(501) 624-2172

Beth Elder, ARSHRM At-Large Director.

At-Large Director

Beth Elder, PHR, SHRM-CP

Memphis Area Transit Authority - MATA
(901) 722-7100

Wayne Young, ARSHRM General Legal Counsel.

General Legal Counsel

Wayne Young

Friday, Eldredge & Clark, LLP
(501) 370-1402

 

Conference Contacts


Leanne Kamps, ELLA Conference Chair

2021 ELLA Conference Chair

Leanne Kamps

Human Resources Manager
Maverick Transportation, LLC
501-955-1301

Heather Smith, ELLA Conference Chair

2021 ELLA Conference Chair

Heather Smith, SHRM-CP, PHR

Staff Manager – Human Resources
Windstream
(501) 748-3653

2020 ARSHRM State Conference Chair Sheila Moss

2021 ARSHRM State Conference Chair

Sheila Moss, SHRM-SCP, SPHR

Information Solutions Team
(888) 265-0867 Ext. 703

Dale Clinton, 2022 ARSHRM State Conference Chair

2022 ARSHRM State Conference Chair

Dale Clinton

Arkansas Blue Cross Blue Shield

 

Core Leadership Area Chairpersons
(Non-voting Positions; 2-year positions)


Kim Gordon, Workforce Readiness Director

Workforce Readiness Director

Dr. Kim Gordon, SHRM-SCP, SPHR

Leadership, HR, and Organizational Development Consultant
UAFS Center for Business and Professional Development
479.788.7782

Sunshine Bartlett, ARSHRM Foundation Director.

Foundation Director

Sunshine Bartlett, SHRM-CP, PHR

VP, HR Manager Arvest Bank
(479) 573-1186

ARSHRM Diversity Director.

Diversity Director

Broderick Daniels

WEHCO Media, Inc.
(501) 378-3836

ARSHRM College Relations Director.

College Relations Director

Glenda Caton, SHRM-SCP

Caton Consulting, LLC
501-515-8533

Allison Ramsey, Certification Director

Certification Director

Allison Ramsey

Triumph Group Inc.

Dale Clinton, Membership Engagement Director

Membership Engagement Director

Dale Clinton

Arkansas Blue Cross Blue Shield

Kinyata Gray, Young Professionals Director

Young Professionals Director

Kinyata C. Gray, MBA, PHR, SHRM-CP

Human Resources Manager, NEA Baptist Health System
870-936-0152

Patti Airoldi, Social Media Director

Social Media Director

Patti Airoldi

HR/Risk Manager, RPM Group
(501) 916-8233

Steve Schulte, State Legislative Director.

State Legislative Director

Steve Schulte, J.D., SPHR

FirstStaff
(501) 604-8180

 

Sheila Moss, Federal Legislative Director

Federal Legislative Director

Sheila Moss, SHRM-SCP, SPHR

Information Solutions Team
(888) 265-0867 Ext. 703

Rose Morales, SHRM-CP, ARSHRM Southwest Central Regional Director.

Southwest Central Regional Director

Rose Morales, SHRM-CP

Field Services Director - SHRM
(703) 842-5172

Kevin Abbed, Member Engagement Administrator.

Southwest Central Member Engagement Associate

Kevin Abbed

Society for Human Resource Management

Michael D. Shaw, Southwest Central MAC Representative

Southwest Central MAC Representative

Michael D. Shaw, MSHRA, SHRM-CP

 

 

Past Council Directors


M.J. Howard, 2011 ARSHRM Chapter Development Director.

Past State Director (1985)

M.J. Howard

Kathleen McComber, Past State Director (1986-1988).

Past State Director (1986-1988)

Kathleen McComber, SPHR

Merle Young, Past State Director (1989-1990).

Past State Director (1989-1990)

Merle Young, SPHR

Tim Orellano, Past State Director (1991-1995).

Past State Director (1991-1995)

Tim Orellano, PHR

Lin Little, Past State Director (1996-1999).

Past State Director (1996-1999)

Lin Little, SPHR

Mike Evans, Past State Director (2000-2001).

Past State Director (2000-2001)

Mike Evans, PHR

Hal Wyatt, Past State Director (2002-2003).

Past State Director (2002-2003)

Hal Wyatt, SPHR

Susan King Meadors, ARSHRM Federal Legislative Affairs Director.

Past State Director (2003-2004)

Susan King Meadors, PHR

Don A. Marr, Past State Director (2004-2006).

Past State Director (2004-2006)

Don A. Marr, PHR

Steve Schulte, Past State Director (2007).

Past State Director (2007)

Steve Schulte, J.D., SPHR

Tara Mauk Arthur, Past State Director (2008-2009).

Past State Director (2008-2009)

Tara Arthur, PHR

Ed Wheeler, Past State Director (2010-2011).

Past State Director (2010-2011)

Ed Wheeler, PHR

Kelly DeStefano, Past Director (2012-2013).

Past State Director (2012-2013)

Kelly DeStefano, SHRM-SCP, SPHR

Michele Burns, Past Director (2014-2016).

Past State Director (2014 - 2016)

Michelé Burns, SHRM-SCP, SPHR, CCP, CBP, GRP

Cathleen Hoffman, ARSHRM State Director

Past State Director (2017 - 2019)

Cathleen Hoffman, SHRM-SCP, SPHR