Membership: Volunteer Opportunities
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2017-2018 Volunteer Opportunities

Join an HR Houston Committee for:

  • New and enhanced skills
  • Professional connections and relationship-building
  • Service and the opportunity to give back
  • Fun and friendships

How to Get Involved:

  1. You must be an active HR Houston member to participate on a committee and represent the chapter in volunteer projects
  2. Choose your 2017-2018 committee – see below for descriptions
  3. CLICK HERE to complete the Online Volunteer Form
  4. Starting in late summer, committees will hold a mix of in-person meetings held at the Chapter Office (610 North & East TC Jester) and projects.


2017-2018 Volunteer Committees


Gulf Coast Symposium  I  At capacity for 2017-18

Michelle Tepolt, PHR, SHRM-CP, Remedial Construction Services, L.P. (RECON)
2017-2018 Committee Chair

Spend the year preparing for the largest HR conference on the Gulf Coast!


  • Form the core team of volunteers who staff the annual conference
  • Commit to attend regular meetings for conference updates
  • Serve on a project team – concurrent session speaker review, social media, packing, silent auction
  • Limited to 60 members; a drawing will be held to confirm participation (AT CAPACITY FOR 2017-18)

HR Ambassadors  I  JOIN HERE

Erin Anderson, SPHR, GPHR, SHRM-SCP, Alleyton Resource
2017-2018 Committee Chair

Help onboard new members, welcome guests and support meeting services!

  • Receive ongoing training in HR Houston’s history, policies, processes, projects and events
  • Represent the chapter at monthly meetings and HRMixer networking events by welcoming new members and engaging potential and current members
  • Support meeting services by introducing speakers; managing the program evaluation distribution and collection; and distributing continuing education certificates

HR Gives Back  I  JOIN HERE

Kelly Johnson, JD, BJ's Restaurants
2017-2018 Committee Chair

Donate your time/expertise to charitable projects that support the community!

  • Employ and develop your professional HR talents and skills
  • Help those with job and workplace needs through projects with community partners: Junior Achievement, NextOp Veterans, Star of Hope, and The WorkFaith Connection
  • Project examples might include mock interviews, job search advice, and resume review and critique


University Liaison  I  JOIN HERE

Clausezette Davis, SHRM-CP, PHR, University of Houston
2017-2018 Committee Chair

Build relationships with students in HR programs at local colleges!

  • Support student HRM programs at Houston-area colleges and universities
  • Provide programming; participate in panels and/or networking mixers, and other opportunities coordinated through HR Houston’s Chapter Office
  • Promote HR Houston’s annual scholarship to the students and review scholarship applications
  • Campus groups have included Houston Baptist University, Sam Houston State University, University of Houston, and University of Houston-Downtown
P.O. Box 4240
Houston, TX 77210-4240