MACNY Human Resource Council.


Human Resources Council
2016-2017 Agenda

Most HR Council meetings are scheduled for the 1st Thursday of the month and start at 8 AM for networking and a light breakfast. The program will run from 8:30 AM to 10 AM. Please see monthly notices for full details and registration information.

October 6, 2016 Voluntary Benefits –
The Hidden Value to Your Company
Presented by Dan Elliott
November 3, 2016 Mentoring/Teaching Emotional Intelligence in the Workplace
Presented by David Freund
December 1, 2016 How to Motivate and Develop Generations in the Workplace – How to Engage All Ages
Presented by David Freund
January 19, 2017 Post-Holiday Reception
February 2, 2017 Corporate Social Responsibility & Sustainability
Presented by Lisa Mondello, SRC
March 2017 Manufacturing & HR Lobby Day in Albany
April 6, 2017 Performance Reviews – Take ‘Em or Leave ‘Em
Presentation and Roundtable Discussion
May 4, 2017 HR Analytics – Calculating Turnover, Need for Data and Analytical Tools, Retention, Recruiting, and Absenteeism
June 1, 2017 Ask the Experts – Q & A
Employment Attorney, Benefit Expert, Talent Acquisition
August 2017 End of Year Clambake Celebration at Hinerwadel’s

** Scheduled times and topics are subject to change.  For a complete and up-to-date listing of events and topics, please visit our online event calendar at or contact Patty Clark at [email protected].  

Executive Committee

Chris List, SPHR, CSP-SHRM

Executive Committee Members:

Mark Ferranti, SPHR
Director, Employee Relations
St. Joseph’s Hospital

Kristin Steitz
Human Resources Manager
Nixon Gear, Inc.

Dan Elliott
Executive Benefit Consultant
Relph Benefit Advisors

Connie Hasko
HR Director

Bill Ranous, SPHR
Director of HR
The Fulton Companies

Staff Liaison:

Patty Clark
HR Services Manager
[email protected]
315-474-4201 ext. 10


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