HR Power Lunch: Building Highly Effective HR Departments

Date and Time

Starts:10/19/2023 12:00 PM

Ends:10/19/2023 1:30 PM

Registration Closes:10/18/2023 8:00 AM

Event Type: Webinar Series

1.5 CPD Hour(s)



HRPA Members: Free or Optional $5 Donation Non-Members: $35 + tax

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Additional Information

HRPA Grand Valley Chapter is pleased to host this HR Power Lunch webinar.

Event Sponsor

Speaker Kourtney Shelton is an experienced and educated Director of People who will provide webinar attendees with a guide to building a highly effective HR department through talent development. This session will help give you the tools to assess your current team and build for the future.

Learning Objectives:

  1. The tools to assess the current state of your department as well as the tools to create the department you envision.
  2. The ways that you can interpret and assess the current members of your team and how to overcome barriers.
  3. How to inspire leadership and change when morale is low.


12:00PM   Welcome and Introductions

12:05PM   Speaker Presentation

1:30PM     Webinar Concludes

Registration Closes:  October 18, 2023 at 8:00 AM


Registration Difficulties or Questions: Please reach out to our Chapter Experience Coordinator Bobbi-Lyn Smith at

Learning & Giving Back!  As suggested by HRPA members and as part of our commitment to corporate social responsibility, HRPA has identified Indspire and Black Youth Helpline as recommended charities. Should you wish to support please select the $5 donation option upon checkout. Thank you!

Speaker bio(s)
Kourtney Shelton, CHRL, Director of People

Kourtney Shelton is an experienced and educated Director of People in Burlington. She has over 14 years of experience in Human Resources across many sectors including academia, municipal government, healthcare, logistics, and a wide variety of private sector organizations. She is an HRPA complaints committee member, OLA Superconference speaker, Professor of Human Resources, and Author of "The HR Blue Print".