Meisinger to Head up SHRM

February 25, 2002 ( - The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) named Susan R Meisinger President and CEO.

Meisinger had held the position of Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer at SHRM since 1999, and served as Senior Vice President from 1997 to1999 and Vice President of Government and Public Affairs from 1987 to1997.

Prior to joining SHRM in 1987, she served as Deputy Under Secretary for the Employment Standards Administration of the US Department of Labor and previously served as special legal counsel for the Associated Builders and Contractors in Washington, DC.

Meisinger received her bachelor’s degree from Mary Washington College and a law degree from the National Law Center of George Washington University.

She is a member of the District of Columbia Bar Association. She has also earned certification as a Senior Professional in Human Resources through the Human Resource Certification Institute, an affiliate of SHRM.

Meisinger takes up her new position on March 1.

SHRM represents over 165,000 human resource professionals in more than 70 countries.