Meeting/Event Information


February 05, 2020

February Meeting
February 05, 2020
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Watermark Country Club
5500 Cascade Road, SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49546
Event Title: Top 10 HR pain points your clients are experiencing and how you can add value

$10.00 Member Ticket - WMAHU General Meeting

$20.00 Guest Ticket - WMAHU General Meeting

February Meeting: Top 10 HR pain points your clients are experiencing and how you can add value

Want to know your clients’ most pressing people-problems? Want to be on top of HR Trends for 2020 and beyond? Join HR Collaborative’s Jon Brickner benefits and Theresa DeVries (a former benefits producer) as they provide practical ways to join your clients’ conversations and add value to win their business. Learn the Top 10 pain points for HR practitioners and how you can help be their solution.



Theresa DeVries is twice a graduate of Michigan State University earning both a Bachelor of Arts in Business with Honor and a Master of Labor and Industrial Relations. Theresa earned her Group Benefits Associate (GBA) designation from the International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans in partnership with the Wharton School. With her education and experience in Human Resources, Risk Management, and Employee Benefit Consulting, Theresa brings a unique perspective to our clients' businesses.

Jon Brickner is a talent strategist and leader with over 15 years of experience architecting Human Capital solutions across a variety of industries. With a passion for human-centered design and an MBA in organizational behavior from Case Western Reserve University, Jon currently serves as the Thriving Workplace Architect at HR Collaborative, developing intentional plans, strategies, and platforms to bring HRC's vision of creating thriving workplaces for 1 million people to life. He is a master-certified coach and facilitator, is published in Talent Management Magazine and Workspan and continues his thought leadership on various panels and forums across West Michigan.


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