Howell High School Graduate Wins Human Resources’ Scholarship

Posted on July 3, 2012 By

Michelle Walsh, Howell, N.J., has been named the 2012 Recipient of the Ann C. Edwards, SPHR (Senior Professional in Human Resources) Scholarship. Jersey Shore Association for Human Resources (JSAHR), Neptune, awards the $1000.00 scholarship each year to a member’s child pursuing post-high school studies.

Walsh, a 2012 graduate of Howell High School, Farmingdale, is planning to attend Brookdale’s Communiversity Program to pursue a degree in Labor and Employment Relations through theRutgersUniversity’sSchoolofManagement.

The Ann C. Edwards SPHR Scholarship is given annually as a tribute to Ann C. Edwards, a founding member of JSAHR, who served in various leadership roles in the human resources’ profession in New Jersey.

For more information, call Kathi Evans, chapter administrator at 732-270-5204 or email

 About Jersey Shore Association for Human Resources (JSAHR): JSAHR is a professional organization that provides its members access to services and programs dedicated to the advancement of Human Resources in New Jersey, particularly Monmouth and Ocean counties. It gives members opportunities to update and advance skills through education, network with peers and exchange ideas in a professional forum, learn about current and local legislative actions, and gather information needed to effectively practice the human resources’ profession

The JSAHR is an affiliate chapter of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) and a member of the Garden State Council of SHRM. SHRM is the largest organization dedicated exclusively to the advancement of the human resources profession, and represents the interests of over 200,000 members and 20,000 businesses located throughout the United States.