Bentonville, Ark. (April 15, 2019) - NorthWest Arkansas Community College’s (NWACC) human resources employee development program, Leadership NWACC, was recently recognized for Best Practices in Human Resources at the 2019 Arkansas State Society of Human Resources Managers (SHRM) Conference in Hot Springs.
TheBest Practices Award was presented to NWACC President Dr. Evelyn Jorgenson and Director of Staff Development Brenda Meyer by NOARK Chair of Workforce Readiness Judith Tavano.
Leadership NWACC is a year-long staff development program for full-time employees focused on exposing leaders to high-level decision makers on campus and at the state level.
“We are honored to receive this prestigious award and be recognized for the achievements of our Leadership NWACC program in Best Practices in staff development across Arkansas. Leadership NWACC is an investment in our most valuable assets, our employees,” said Meyer.
The Society of Human Resource Professionals (SHRM) is a national organization setting the gold standard in human resources practices. The local chapter of SHRM is NOARK.
About NorthWest Arkansas Community College (NWACC):
NWACC is an accredited, public two-year institution that serves and strengthens its surrounding communities by helping students maximize their potential and exceed expectations. With state-of-the-art facilities, NWACC provides excellent academic instruction, workforce training and personalized attention from highly respected faculty, staff and administrators. For more information, visit