Rising Star Award

AWARD Rising Star

The Rising Star award was established in 2019 to recognize our state’s promising Human Resources Professionals in the early stages of their careers. Developed in honor of the 30-year anniversary of KS SHRM’s annual conference, this award is intended to reward emerging leaders in the HR profession and promote the importance of mentoring and fostering the HR leaders of the future.

Nominees should be:

  • An active Human Resources professional
  • Less than five (5) years of HR experience
  • Member of a Local Chapter or National SHRM

Past Award Recipients

KaitlinMcGuire
Kaitlin McGuire
SHRM-SCP, PHR
HR Management Network
2021
MarieBrummett
Marie Brummett
Wichita Chapter
2020
JessicaHelt
Jessica Helt
SHRM-SCP
Southeast Kansas HRA Chapter
2019