Cathleen Hoffman, SPHR, was awarded Arkansas Outstanding Human Resource Professional at the recent Arkansas Human Resources State Conference in Hot Springs, AR, by The SHRM State Council.

This prestigious award recognizes an individual who has shown outstanding service and achievement with the promotion of the profession of Human Resources Management with service to an Arkansas Society for Human Resource Management Local Chapter.

Currently, Cathleen is the Human Resource Manager, of Daisy Outdoor Products. Her responsibilities include the overall management, planning, directing, and evaluating of all functions and policies within the Human Resource Department. She has also assumed the role of Safety Coordinator and Corporate Trainer. Her HR career started in 1997, with Arkansas Support Network and Great Plains Coca Cola.

From the very beginning of her career, Cathleen’s involvement with NOARK (Northwest Arkansas Human Resource Association) has been one of pure service. From committee member to President, Cathleen has dedicated her time to the Human Resource profession. Currently, she is serving Programs Chair with the 2011 NOARK Board. On a state level, Cathleen is the ARSHRM State Council as Professional Development Director.

In her spare time, Cathleen is completing her second masters with a MBA from JBU. Join with us in congratulating the ARKANSAS Outstanding Human Resource Professional.