Society for Human Resource Management

Society for Human Resource Management

The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) is a global HR professional organization with student chapters focused on helping students gain real-world experience through connections with business professionals. Wayne State's SHRM chapter is the premiere student organization for those interested in human resources including personnel management, labor relations and talent development. WSU SHRM continues to provide opportunities for students to network and gain knowledge in human resources, as well as outreach to working professionals.

Society for Human Resource Management - Student Leadership Team

SHRM creates better workplaces where employers and employees thrive together.  As the voice of all thinks work, workers, and the workplace.  SHRM is the foremost expert, convener and thought leader on issues impacting today's evolving workplaces. 

DeAngelo Harris

Deangelo Harris


A senior at Wayne State University pursuing my Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in General Management. I hope to pursue a career in Human Resource Management following graduation. 

Charles Fowlkes

Charles Fowlkes

Vice President

Experienced leader with a demonstrated history of working in the military in a team environment. Innovative Human Resources professional with strong communication, and problem solving skills. 

Kristy Hall

Kristy Hall


I’m an MBA student at Wayne State University, pursuing concentrations in Marketing and Human Resources.  I have a passion for building relationships and creating memorable customer/client experiences. 

Isabella Catenacci

Isabella Catenacci


A Business Management Major specializing in Human Resources, graduating in the Spring of 2022.

Office administration and leadership experience as well as good customer relation skills.  I am looking to obtain an internship in Human Resource Management. 

Delilah Matti

Delilah Matti

Web Presence Director

Student at Wayne State University studying to achieve a Bachelors degree in Marketing.

Looking to use my Marketing skills and knowledge from my courses to strengthen a company’s business sector as an intern/ co-op.

Kelsey Hart

Event Coordinator

Duane Russell

New Member Liaison

Experienced Co-Founder R&R Realty Group a Detroit-based realty company.

Skilled in Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Microsoft PowerPoint, Leadership, and Public Speaking. Strong entrepreneurship professional and current student from Oakland Community College and Wayne State University. 


Our purpose is to elevate the HR profession.


Our mission is to empower people and workplaces by advancing HR practices and by maximizing human potential.


Our vision is to build a world of work that works for all.

Nothing we do is more important than hiring people.  At the end of the day, you bet on people, not strategies.  

Lawrence Bossidy (Former CEO of Allied Signal)