Upcoming events

    • 10 Apr 2020
    • 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    • Webinar

    Cost for Members: FREE

    Cost for Non-Members/Guests: FREE

    Please register by Thursday, April 9th. 

    A link to the webinar will be shared via email at 10:30am the morning of Friday, April 10th. 

    Re-certification Credits pending from HRCI and SHRM. 

    • 15 Apr 2020
    • 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

    Join us for our April lunch WEBINAR! 

    In this session, you will learn how a focus on culture gives a competitive advantage for talent, discover ways to improve the candidate and employee experience without adding additional resources, understand the 10 questions to ask your employees in order to find out how you are doing as a company and multiple templates will be provided.

    *Link to the webinar will be emailed to attendees the morning of April 15th. 

    Meet Your Presenter

    Elizabeth co-founded Baldwin Krystyn Sherman Partners (BKS) in 2006 and Baldwin Risk Partners (BRP) in 2012 and now serves as the COO of BKS.  BKS consistently posts industry-leading growth and superior client retention rates and is the recipient of numerous local and national awards, which recognize the firm’s growth and excellence in the insurance industry and as an employer.

    Elizabeth was Senior Vice President of Wachovia Insurance Services and led both their regional Benefits Administration Operations and national Bank Sales Integration efforts when she left after an 18-year tenure. During that time, Elizabeth managed Wachovia’s largest employee benefits group client as well as Wachovia’s largest Fortune 50 client.

    Today, as COO, Elizabeth is responsible for the oversite of the firm.  All the while still leading the Employee Benefits Group. Elizabeth specializes in effectively managing the benefits cost of large, complex experienced rated or self-funded groups, while ensuring employers remain compliant. She is particularly passionate about translating an employer’s unique culture to their benefits offering to increase employee engagement. A pioneering insurance geek, Elizabeth obtained her Certified Employee Benefits Specialist designation from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and has taught a number of CEBS courses. She was chosen as one of Tampa Bay’s 40 under 40 in 2001 and is an active member of most medical insurance companies’ broker councils.

    Elizabeth recently completed more than a decade of board service for Tampa Bay’s Lowry Park Zoo, most recently as the Secretary and Treasurer of their Endowment Foundation. Elizabeth is a current Member of the Judicial Commission of the Presbytery of Tampa Bay and the chairperson of the personnel committee at First Presbyterian Church of Tampa. She has been a member of the Junior League of Tampa for 20 years and is a member of Lifepath Hospice Women of Philanthropy. Elizabeth has a finance degree from the University of South Florida.  She and her husband have two sons, and she enjoys spending time with them doing anything outside, even pulling weeds.

    Sponsor: Nova

    Second Quarter Community Cause: Family Haven Foundation

    Cost for Students: $12

    Cost for Members: $12

    Cost for Non-Members/Guests: $17


    Please RSVP by Monday, April 14, 2020.


    • 29 May 2020
    • 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
    • Lee County Public Education Center - 2855 Colonial Blvd., Fort Myers, FL 33901
    • 193

    19th Annual Tri-County HR Conference

    Friday, May 29, 2020

    8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

    Lee County Public Education Center | 2855 Colonial Blvd. | Ft. Myers

    Registration is now Open!

    Join us for a full day of learning and networking! We are pleased to announce the theme for our upcoming Tri-County HR conference:

    Lighting the Fire - Reigniting our passion for all things HR!


    Significance In Simple Moments - Jon Petz, Motivational & Business Leadership Keynote Speaker, Magician

    Inclusion and Diversity - Emily Dickens J.D., Corporate Secretary, Chief of Staff and Head of Government Affairs, SHRM

    HR Expert Panel – Angela Pruitt, Joyce Nelson, Mike Boose & Chris Cunningham 

    Re-certification credits are pending from HRCI and SHRM

    Conference Registration

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    *Members – must be a current member of Charlotte County SHRM, HR Collier or SHRM SWFL Chapters

    Not a member, join your local chapter today to take advantage of member pricing!

    Charlotte County www.ccshrm.shrm.org

     Collier County www.hrcollier.org 

    Lee County - click "Join Us' in the blue bar above

    Payment may be made through PayPal or by check payable to SHRM SWFL and mailed to:


    P.O. Box 61984

    Fort Myers, FL 33906-1984

    (for any billing questions, please reach out to Katie Gossic at treasurer.shrmswfl@gmail.com)

    Payment must be received by Friday, May 10, 2020 to hold your registration! Payments made at the event will be charged the standard conference rate

    Dress Code: Business attire

Address: 144 Street Name, City, State, Country, Postal Code

Phone: +1 (877) 493-60-90


Location of Crowne Plaza

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