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Welcome to Sierra Human Resources Association

Sierra H.R.A.

Truckee | Tahoe | Sierra Foothills

We are an affiliate of the Society for Human Resource Management. Whether you are new to the HR field or have many years of experience, we are a local starting point for networking, information, professional development and continued support of excellence in Human Resources.

CA Safety in the Workplace - online workshop

With COVID-19, employees working from home, wildfires, excessive heat, and poor air quality; the last year and a half has been a challenge for anyone involved in Human Resources.

Join us Wednesday, November 17th, to learn more about Cal/OSHA Emergency Temporary Standards (ETS) specific to COVID, additional OSHA laws and reporting, and how to prepare for natural disasters.

If you have any questions in advance, or would like to ensure a specific topic is covered, please email

Register here.

Meet our Facilitator, Renee L. Farrell, SHRM-SCP, SPHR, CCP:  Renee is an HR Advisor for Mineral, Inc. and a long time member of SHRM. She has close to 20 years of progressive HR experience focusing heavily on CA laws and policies. Renee has held Management and Director level HR positions for CA Bay Area companies and now serves as an Advisor to small and medium size businesses throughout California and the U.S. She holds a B.S. in Business Management from Golden Gate University and holds professional certifications including her SHRM-SCP, SPHR and her CCP. Renee’s full profile is available at

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Sierra H.R.A. is recognized by SHRM to offer Professional Development Credits (PDCs) for the SHRM-CP® or SHRM-SCP®

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