Welcome to the Eastern Iowa Human Resource Association

Board Message

fun in the corridor!

EIHRA hosted the first Cedar Rapids/Iowa City DisruptHR event on August 16, 2022 at the Olympic Southside Theatre.  Disrupt is an event like no other – it is an information exchange designed to energize, inform and empower people in the HR field. What a great time!

You can register for and see all our upcoming events on the website Events page

-EIHRA Board

Recent News


Creating a collaborative community to serve HR practitioners and further their professional development.


To be the most reliable resource for HR practitioners and the most relevant voice of our profession in our community.

Member Benefits

EIHRA is an affiliate of our national organization, the Society of Human Resource Management. Membership in EIHRA is around 200 members and growing. Membership is offered to both national SHRM members and members who wish to belong on a “local only” basis. It is a great benefit to belong to both the local and national organization.

We are an affiliate of the Society for Human Resource Management. Whether you are new to the HR field or have many years of experience, we are a local starting point for networking, information, professional development and continued support of excellence in Human Resources.

We welcome your use of this site as a resource, and encourage you to check back frequently for updated information. We also encourage your involvement and suggestions about all of our activities, on the web and off.

We look forward to seeing you at an upcoming meeting or event!


EIHRA offers anything from legislative updates to how to get connected with area students studying human resources.

If you can’t find something on our website, please don’t hesitate to contact us.