This 6-month program includes a personal Hogan assessment and debrief, evening webinars,1 day paid entry into the 2021 TN SHRM Conference and a half-day capstone event.

December 8th through June 1st; plus, a half-day capstone event TBD.

The 2020 Leadership Development Program builds on the body of competency knowledge which supports the SHRM certifications (SHRM-CP and SHRM-SCP) and reinforces our commitment to developing leaders of MT|SHRM and our HR community.

The program is a experiential course and is intended for mid-level HR professionals who are emerging leaders seeking to develop their leadership skills. Members who currently hold PHR or SHRM certifications will benefit from exposure to the competencies and can receive at least 25 pre-approved credits, potentially more, and up to an additional 11 self-reported credits.

The following competency areas from the SHRM certifications will be covered:

  • Relationship Management
  • Organizational Leadership & Navigation
  • Communication
  • Business Acumen



2020 Sessions 

Open House
Thursday,  November 12th, 6 - 7 pm via Zoom

Meeting Schedule

  • Virtual Kick-off Meeting December 8th, next meeting will be 1/12/21
  • We will meet the 2ndand 3rd Tuesday of each month
    • 2nd Tuesday- Speaker Presentation 2 hours
    • 3rd Tuesday- 1 hour Debrief Call
  • 2021 TN SHRM Conference August 15 - 18
  • Capstone Event & Graduation Luncheon Date/Time TBD.

Participant Investment

Early Bird registration is $995 for MT|SHRM members and $1,135 for non-members, which includes a 1-year MT|SHRM membership. Early Bird registration closes Friday November 13, 2020. Regular registration is $1,195 for MT|SHRM members; $1,335 for Non-members. The regular application closes Friday November 20th, 2020.

  This program will be submitted for 25 hours of General HR recertification credit. "MT|SHRM is recognized by SHRM to offer Professional Development Credits (PDC's) for the SHRM-CP and SHRM SCP. The use of this seal is not an endorsement by the HR Certification Institute of the quality of the program. It means that this program has met the HR Certification Institute's criteria to be pre-approved for recertification credit."  

If you have additional questions about the program, please contact the LDP Chair, Verta Ross.

Scholarship information and applications are available. If you wish to apply for a MT|SHRM scholarship to offset expenses, the deadline to apply is Friday, November 13, 2020. Scholarships are awarded after review of applications by the Scholarship Committee by Thursday, November 19, 2020. Additional details regarding the scholarship application process are provided by clicking here.