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Thursday, March 23, 2023: Making Sense of HR - Presented by MidAtlantic Employers' Association

Understanding the impact of employment laws when working with employees is both challenging and confusing. Most company policies are based on federal or state laws. The enforcement and interpretation of policies need to be consistent and fair. Participants will learn core employment laws and how they affect employment best practices.

5 - 5:50P Registration and Cocktails
5:50P Chapter Business Meeting
6 - 7:00P Presentation and Discussion
7 - 8:00P Dinner

Whitemarsh Valley Country Club
815 Thomas Road
Lafayette Hill, PA 19444

HFTP Members $70
Guests $80

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Matt Roessler, Director of Member Engagement
Matt has spent the past 15 years in Human Resources. Over his career as an HR Consultant, Matt has supported small to mid-size, closely held businesses in the greater Philadelphia region. His experience includes HR Management, Employee Benefits, HCMT, Payroll Technology, and more. Matt enjoys working with a variety of Member organizations to provide the guidance and solutions necessary for them to meet their HR and business objectives.
Jane Disher, HR Advisor
Jane is a seasoned HR professional with over 35 years of experience in a variety of industries including retail, financial services, and insurance. She is a results-oriented, hands-on practitioner with a track record of successfully partnering with business leaders and employees to deliver pragmatic solutions to complex people issues. She has worked in large, global organizations, providing business-focused solutions to constituent groups around the world. She has executed the delivery of value-added HR services including employee relations, organizational development, performance management, talent development, as well as compliance and administration of HR policies and federal/state laws. She also spent time at GE’s renowned Crotonville campus, managing their suite of executive development programs.


We are excited to share the following calendar of events and hope that you can attend for outstanding career development and networking opportunities!

Education – Making Sense of HR - Thursday, March 23
Whitemarsh Valley Country Club – Lafayette Hill, PA
Matt Roessler – Director of Member Engagement, MidAtlantic Employers’ Association
Jane Disher – HR Advisor, MidAtlantic Employers’ Association
Education – Overview of the FBI’s Complex Financial Crimes Program - Thursday, April 20
Overbrook Golf Club – Villanova, PA
Patrick Duffy – Supervisory Special Agent, FBI Philadelphia Squad WC3
Social Event – Thursday, May 18
Education – Thursday, June 22
Huntingdon Valley Country Club – Huntingdon Valley, PA
27th Annual “Swinging for Scholars” Golf Outing - Wednesday, August 16
French Creek Golf Club - Elverson, PA

Education – Thursday, September 21
Education – Thursday, October 26
Social Event – “Swinging for Scholars” Scholarship Award Dinner - Thursday, November 16
Aronimink Golf Club – Newtown Square, PA
Social Event – Holiday Dinner - Friday, December 8
General Warren – Malvern, PA

***One of our educational events will be the ever-popular industry roundtable! More information on each will be sent as we get closer to the event date.
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