The only local association exclusively for
Talent Acquisition Leadership

About TALK

TALK is the world’s largest organization of Talent Acquisition professionals, with nearly 10,000 members representing 80 chapters in North America. The TALK platform enables TA leaders to connect, share best practices, innovate, improve their business processes, manage local events, and make new friends.

Some TALK board members

Each TALK chapter is managed by local Board Members, who serve on a voluntary basis to help determine the events schedule for their chapters. Below, you’ll see just a few of the amazing people heading up their local chapters. If interested in being considered for a board position schedule a call to discuss.

Board Member

Raleigh

AC

Andrea Constantinides (She/Her)

Head of Global Talent Acquisition

Board Member

Baltimore

PK

Patrick Kelly

Director, Talent Acquisition

Board Member

Austin

MF

Mara I. Flores

Sr. Talent Acquisition Leader - U.S.

Board Member

Philadelphia

JT

Joel Tobin

VP Talent Acquisition

Board Member

Austin

PS

Poornima Siddapur

Global TA Program Manager

Board Member

Pittsburgh

BE

Bill Eichelberger

Talent Acquisition Manager

Board Member

San Francisco

KJ

Kelly Johnson

Talent Outreach Program Manager

Board Member

Memphis

FH

Foluke Houston, PRC, MSHRM

Talent Acquisition Manager

Board Member

Chicago

DA

Donn Abril

Manager, Talent Acquisition

Board Member

Atlanta

KH

K. Sue Hurst

KSHurst | Talent Acquisition Services

Board Member

Dallas

CD

Christa Delaney

Director of Talent Acquisition - North American Manufacturing

Board Member

Baltimore

KJ

Keith Jeremiah, SHRM-SCP

Founder

Board Member

Des Moines

NH

Nick Hunsberger

Talent Acquisition Manager

Board Member

Northeast Ohio

JS

John Seward

Recruiting Manager

Board Member

Salt Lake City

MJ

Missy Johnson

VP of Talent Acquisition

Board Member

Kansas City

AV

Abigail Ventrillo

Talent Acquisition and Retention Manager

Board Member

Tampa Bay

LR

LaShea C. Reaves, MHR, CSMR, CFEI

AVP, Talent Acquistion Lead

Board Member

Silicon Valley

ES

Esther Yei Shih

Vice President, People

Board Member

Dallas

FE

Felicia Eley

Director of Talent Acquisition

Board Member

South Florida

GE

Gabriela Enriquez

Chief HR Officer

And 660 more!

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Events

Compensation - Optimizing, Benchmarking, and Compliance
National Webinar
A TALK member led discussion on compensation: laws, comp packages, benchmarking tools, etc.
Diversity with a Focus on Inclusion
National Webinar
A TALK member led discussion on improving your DE&I strategy.
(PAST EVENT)
Building an Early Career Recruiting Program
National Webinar
A TALK member led discussion on building an early career recruiting strategy.
(PAST EVENT)
Hourly Workers: Attraction & Retention
National Webinar
A TALK member led discussion on hiring an hourly workforce.
(PAST EVENT)
TALK STL Membership Meeting Featuring Largely
Saint Louis: St. Louis
TALK STL In-Person Membership Meeting featuring Largely
(PAST EVENT)
ATS: Which is the best for your organization?
National Webinar
A TALK member led discussion on the ATS, which one is right for you, and how to get the most out ...
(PAST EVENT)
Sourcing: Beyond The Everyday Tools
Chicago: Chicago
Talent Sourcing Architects that will present on practical and cost efficient to help elevate your...
(PAST EVENT)
TALK Austin Networking Happy Hour
Austin: Austin
TALK Austin is hosting a TA networking happy hour on Oct. 27th.
(PAST EVENT)
TALK Charlotte Networking Happy Hour
Charlotte: Charlotte
TALK Charlotte is hosting a TA networking happy hour on Oct. 27th.
(PAST EVENT)

What People Are Saying

“I really feel that TALK will let me network to connect with other talent acquisition professionals and learn from them.”
Denise Kirby
Recruiting Manager, Mercedes Benz
“TALK is a chance for TA leaders in our community to exchange ideas and bring back best practices to our organizations.”
Lori Smith
Sr. Talent Acquisition, Honeywell

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