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.

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

HA

Hanika Ahluwalia

Director, Talent & Employment Branding

Board Member

RB

Ryan Black

Director of Talent Acquisition

Board Member

SK

Steve Knox

VP, Talent Acquisition

Board Member

TS

Trupti Sedani

Manager - Human Resources

Board Member

SJ

Sophia Jackson

Director, Talent Acquisition

Board Member

JK

Joseph Kim

Director Talent Acquisition

Board Member

MC

Manuelita Cherizard, MBA

CHRO

Board Member

SE

Sarah Dodeen, ECRE®(she/her/hers)

Global Talent Acquisition Business Partner

Board Member

SD

Simon De Matteo

Senior Director - Global Talent Acquisition

Events

How to Manage a Surge in Requisitions
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Join us to hear Brin McCagg and Anisha Patel discuss solutions to help you with your hiring chall...
Operationalizing D&I
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Join us as we talk about operationalizing DEI including change management, communication & busine...
Diversity & Inclusion: Strategies and Best Practices ...
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Diversity in the workplace continues to be a major priority for companies across the board. We in...
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COVID-19: Recruiting for the Future of Work. It’s a R...
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As the current COVID-19 crisis pushes our technology adoption faster than the speed of light, we’...
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COVID-19: Summer Internships & Early Career Recruiting
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Join Jennifer Tracy, VP of Recruiting at Spectrum, Carter Bradley, Founder & Partner at Ivy Resea...
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COVID-19: Employment Law Considerations
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Join Ann Marie Zaletel, Partner in the Labor and Employment Law practice at Seyfarth Shaw, and TA...
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COVID-19 & TA: Maintaining Business Continuity: Hirin...
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The (COVID-19) pandemic leaves us, as talent acquisition professionals, with many questions. How ...
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Webinar: COVID-19 - Assessing TA Challenges in a Pand...
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Join us as our panel of Talent Acquisition and Management experts discuss some of the immediate c...
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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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