The only local association exclusively for
Talent Acquisition Leadership

About TALK

TALK is the world’s largest organization of Talent Acquisition professionals, with nearly 5,000 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

NK

Natalie King Buie

Manager, Talent Acquisition - Corporate Functions & Marketing

Board Member

KS

Karla Samdahl

Senior Director, Global Head of Executive Talent Acquisition

Board Member

AS

Anthony Sandrik

VP, Global Head of Talent

Board Member

DM

David Moore

VP, Recruiting

Board Member

TK

Troy Knapp

Talent Acquisition

Board Member

KK

Kelly Kayser

Senior Director, Global Talent Acquisition

Board Member

BC

Brad Cook

VP Global Talent Acquisition

Board Member

LB

Lorri Brady Jackson

Director, Global Internal Talent Acquisition

Board Member

ES

Esther Yei Shih

Vice President, People

Board Member

GW

Grant Weinberg MCIPD

VP Global Talent Acquisition

Events

Deciding Which Metrics Matter and How to Leverage Them
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Come and listen to how Kiewit and The Walsh Group describe, define, and leverage their metrics.
Real TALK - Design an Anti-Discriminatory TA Organiza...
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Please join us for the “real talk” discussion on how TA can come to terms with their own personal...
Leading With Heart
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During times like these, showing kindness, promoting wellness and empowering people to support th...
Let's TALK About Feedback
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Hear some simple and helpful ways to improve not only the way you give feedback, but the way you ...
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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