As a member of the Lake Washington Human Resource Association (LWHRA), you are part of one of the largest Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) chapters in the region. Your membership is an invaluable way to advance your career as well as the Human Resources profession, with a mission that seeks to connect and engage you in a variety of professional and personal development levels.

To join LWHRA, you must be a member of SHRM and designate LWHRA as your 'home chapter'. Learn how to become a member of SHRM and LWHRA below!

Not a Member of SHRM?

Learn more about SHRM Membership and join today! As a member of SHRM, you can designate one SHRM chapter as your Home Chapter and receive chapter member benefits. When you sign up with SHRM, select Lake Washington HR Assn (Chapter #0320) as your Home Chapter. There are no additional dues beyond SHRM membership dues to designate LWHRA as your home chapter.


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Already a Member of SHRM?

Join LWHRA as a Home Chapter Member

If you are already a member of SHRM and would like to join LWHRA as your home chapter, please add or change your chapter designation in your SHRM account using the steps below. 

  1. Login to your account on SHRM's website, go to the upper right corner of the page, and click on the “Edit” icon next to your name.
  2. Scroll down and find “Chapter Association” in the middle of the page where you can select your state and chapter.  
  3. Update your chapter as necessary.
  4. If you need help please call SHRM’s Customer Experience Team at 800.283.7476, option 3 (U.S. only).
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Join LWHRA as an Allied Member

If LWHRA is not your home chapter, you can join as an Allied Member. Allied members receive the same benefits as our Home Chapter members. Allied Member dues are $50 per year.


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Did You Recently Join or Update Your Chapter with SHRM?

LWHRA receives monthly updates from SHRM on our members. If you have recently joined LWHRA or SHRM and need assistance with accessing LWHRA Member Benefits, please either complete our online membership form or send an email with confirmation of your SHRM membership to the LWHRA Office at [email protected]


If you have any questions about member benefits or how to join SHRM or LWHRA, please send us an email at [email protected] or give us a call at (206) 838-5224.