Benefits of Membership

When you are a member of NAAAHR-GNY (, you are privileged to have access to educational opportunities, professional development, written resources, assistance in career or position transition and dynamic speakers and presentations. We want to make sure you are aware of the many services and initiatives that are available to you. Those opportunities include the following:

Strategic Programming

Strategic Programming providing members with the tools to be a more effective HR professional, foster personal and professional growth, align yourself as a strategic partner in our organization and gain a competitive advantage. We have exceptional speakers making outstanding presentations:

Joanne Rencher Oris Stuart Cecila Nelson-Hurt


Earn recertification credits towards the PHR/SPHR/GPHR designation for select general body meetings and special programs. Programs vary in length as do the credit hours and the type of credits. The credits include standard business management, general and international.

Develop Leadership Skills

Gain and develop leadership skills through service on the Chapter Board and Special Committees. Active participation in the chapter provides members with the opportunity to develop key relationships with fellow chapter members and help shape the development of the organization and the future of the HR profession.


Annually, we provide scholarships to person(s) engaged in the study of human resources management or a related field. Scholarship(s) are awarded at our year end event. Applications are available on the website
Winner Marlene Chandler with President David Hanley

Legal Corner

Legal Corner is a page on our website that serves as a resource for NAAAHR-GNY members to (1) review timely articles by NAAAHR-GNY’s Legal Committee members, (2) submit questions on topics related to employment law and human resources management for discussion and feedback from NAAAHR-GNY’s Legal Committee. This service is limited to NAAAHR-GNY members, who are invited to submit questions by clicking on the “Submit a Question/Comment” link in the Legal Corner menu.
NAAAHR-NY General Counsel Shaun Reid (far left) & the Legal Team

Job Postings

NAAAHR-GNY is a non-profit professional human resources association and provides this service on the website as a benefit to its members and the greater New York employer community. If you are a member you may post your local HR positions on our website for 30 days without charge. Banner ads can also be purchased. You can access postings and ads on the website here.


Career Coaching and Outplacement Assistance

NAAAHR-GNY is proud of its partnership with the Five O’Clock Club, America’s Premier Career- Coaching and Outplacement Service. With this partnership, NAAAHR-GNY members, who are in transition are able to avail themselves of the Five O’Clock Club’s services. Members must submit an application with NAAAHR-GNY to take advantage of the opportunity and must be in the field of Human Resources. Contact membership through the website for more information.



Publications & Research, Training & Certification, Legal, Labor & Employment Information and Coaches Corner are presented by top professionals in our industry to broaden our minds and expand our perspectives. NAAAHR-GNY Resources Center on our website provides you with relevant and timely information on important topics, trends and updates.


Mentoring Program

NAAAHR-GNY created a Mentoring Program to assist HR professionals in their development and knowledge of the Human Resources field. The program has been a great success. It is our firm belief the Human Resources community will continue to evolve and grow by having Professionals who have experienced success, share their knowledge and skills with those who would follow in their footsteps. Contact membership for further information.


Plum Benefits

Providing exclusive access to great seats and discounts to all types of live event experiences. You can save time and money on hundreds of events monthly. Whether you’re taking in a Broadway show in New York City, bringing the kids to Walt Disney World in Orlando or seeing the High-flying thrills of Cirque Du Soleil in Las Vegas, there is truly something for everyone. Members can easily purchase tickets through membership at



Marist College has entered into a partnership with NAAAHR-GNY. A discount for tuition is granted for eligible applicants. The school is listed as one of the top 290 business schools in the world by The Princeton Review. Both the undergraduate and graduate business programs at Marist are accredited by AACSB International (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business), the premier accrediting organization for business schools worldwide.

Marist offers both on-site and online courses and programs for adult learners at the graduate and adult undergraduate levels. To be eligible for the tuition discount, NAAAHR-GNY members must submit proof of membership with their application in addition to the required support documents as indicated


Community Involvement

NAAAHR-GNY Chapter takes community involvement very seriously. By giving back to the community we not only provide needed resources, we establish ties to the people and organizations who perform needed services and continue to provide hope.
Breast Cancer Awareness Walk



Networking NAAAHR-GNY Chapter offers many levels of opportunities to be a sponsor. Whether you contribute at the Top Sponsor level or to monthly meetings or project support, we encourage each of our members to get involved at some level. Our growth and effectiveness depend on the kindness and willingness of our Sponsors. Through your generosity, many of our initiatives become reality. The recognition you will receive for your generous contribution will demonstrate to others in the community that you are willing to step up and be a part of the efforts we make to be an outstanding resource. Be a Sponsor. Reach out to us at


NAAAHR Greater New York Chapter
P.O. Box 4195
New York, NY 10163