• Fort Worth Convention Center
  • 10.4.20 - 10.7.20

Volunteer Information

Volunteer Information

2020 Conference Board of Directors


Volunteers must be a member in good standing of any Texas State SHRM Chapter to become a conference volunteer.

Chrissie Rogers

HR Manager | OsteoMed

Vice President Dallas Human Resources Management Association & Conference Director 

The Conference Director presides over the activities of the HRSouthwest Conference, directors and committees to ensure the accomplishment of conference goals and conference objectives are met They are active promoters of the event throughout the year and continually connect with those in the HR field to build awareness. The conference director serves a one year term as director-elect before becoming conference director and serves a one year term as special services director the following year.


Brian Yanus, SPHR

Director Organizational Development | MV Transportation

Conference Director-Elect 

The Conference Director Elect supports the conference director as advisor and facilitator of the conference planning process and assists onsite as required. The conference director-elect serves a one year term as conference director following their year as director-elect.


Shirley Johnson, SPHR, SHRM-CP

Assistant Director of Programs | Dallas County

Education Session Director 

The Education Sessions Committee selects the education speakers, develops the conference educational programs, handles all communication between the conference and the speakers before, during and after the event, and coordinates audio-visual requirements and pre-conference workshops.


Rhonda Clemente, GPHR, SCP

Manager HR Services | Insperity 

Education Sessions Director-Elect 

The Education Sessions Committee selects the education speakers, develops the conference educational programs, handles all communication between the conference and the speakers before, during and after the event, and coordinates audio-visual requirements and pre-conference workshops.


Kay Nobles

Regional Sales Consultant | AGIS Network

Onsite Director 

The On-Site Committee handles onsite registration for all attendees throughout the conference. They manage onsite signage placement and removal, arrange and schedule security for the Marketplace and manage move-in and move-out of suppliers and partners in the Exhibit Hall.


Jennifer Wicker, PHR, SHRM-CP

HR Manager | ZeOmega

Onsite Director-Elect 

The On-Site Committee handles onsite registration for all attendees throughout the conference. They manage onsite signage placement and removal, arrange and schedule security for the Marketplace and manage move-in and move-out of suppliers and partners in the Exhibit Hall.


Robert Segura, SPHR, SHRM-SCP

HR Director | PermianLied, LLC

Resource Center Director

The Resource Center Committee selects the books and promotional items available for sale at The HRSouthwest Conference. This committee is also responsible for ordering, inventory and operation of the Resource Center during the conference.


Jerianna Stanton

HR Coordinator | City of Sanger

Resource Center Director-Elect

The Resource Center Committee selects the books and promotional items available for sale at The HRSouthwest Conference. This committee is also responsible for ordering, inventory and operation of the Resource Center during the conference.


Jennifer Elliott

Accounting Manager | Harrison, Walker & Harper

Special Events Director 

The Special Event Committee coordinates all food and beverage, entertainment and decor onsite and gathering donations and running the Silent Auction during the conference.


Cat Schlueter, PHR

Human Resource Manager | City of Azel 

Special Events Director-Elect 

The Special Event Committee coordinates all food and beverage, entertainment and decor onsite and gathering donations and running the Silent Auction during the conference.


Davani Buckley, PHR, SHRM-CP

HR Business Partner | Paycom

Special Services Director

The  Special Services Director manages the Welcome Center onsite and solicits volunteers and coordinates onsite schedules ensuring superior customer service for our attendees.


Ernest Martinez, SPHR, SHRM-SCP

HR Consultant

Student Engagement Director

The Student Engagement Committee assures that onsite activities and initiatives are focused on engaging student conference attendees. They are instrumental in helping secure sponsorship’s for student attendees and help with selecting the Excellence in Education Student Recipients.


Tomi Morris

Client Experience Leader | Delta Dallas

Student Engagement Director-Elect 

The Student Engagement Committee assures that onsite activities and initiatives are focused on engaging student conference attendees. They are instrumental in helping secure sponsorship’s for student attendees and help with selecting the Excellence in Education Student Recipients.

Interested in Participating?

Please review the Volunteer Guidelines document prior to submitting your form. Applicants must be a member in good standing with a local, Texas State SHRM Chapter.

Volunteer Guidelines

Apply for a position:

Applications to Volunteer in 2021 will open in September of 2020.

Thank you 2020 Sponsors

Titanium Sponsors

Platinum Sponsors

Gold Sponsors

Silver Sponsors

Invest in your career and your future!

Register Now