Credentialing and Certification for Federal Human Capital Practitioners

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The 21st century human resources  field is light years ahead of former days when HR was predominantly limited to administrative duties.

Today’s human resources professionals still perform traditional tasks like employment screening and answering benefits questions, but they are also pivotal in high-level planning with responsibilities like consulting with top executives to chart strategic direction and shaping key policies.

Panelists at the April meeting of the ACT-IAC Human Capital shared interest group (SIG) will discuss credentialing and certification for HR and human capital practitioners in the government.



  • Clarence Baker, Program Management Officer, Office of Human Resources, US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)
  • Anita Blair, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Human Resources / Chief Human Capital Officer, US Department of the Treasury
  • Elizabeth Kolmstetter, Chief Human Capital Officer, US Agency for International Development (USAID)
  • Jeff Pon, Chief Human Resources and Strategy Officer, Society for Human Resources Management (SHRM)


Date: Thursday, April 9, 2015
Time: 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
Location: ICF International – 1725 Eye Street, NW, Washington, DC – Concourse Level
Teleconference: 1-303-218-2664 or 1-800-371-9219; ID 759 153 6404#; no leader PIN required. ACT-IAC is a non-profit organization, and respectfully requests that you use the first conference # listed if possible.
Fee: None


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Please send an email to Robert Wright ( and let him know if you will attend in person or via teleconference. 

Membership in the ACT/IAC Human Capital SIG is free for government employees.

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