Jersey Shore Association for HR Announces Ann C. Edwards Scholarship Winners

Posted on June 23, 2021 By

The Jersey Shore Association for Human Resources (JSAHR) has announced the 2021 recipients of the Ann C. Edwards Scholarships. This year’s recipients are Alyssa Marie Bannach, the daughter of JSAHR member Lori Skowrenski Bannach; and Grace Huntington, the daughter of member Carolyn Broderick.

Bannach, Jackson, N.J., attends Jackson Liberty High School. She received $1000 to further her education at Ocean County College. Huntington, Hazlet, N.J., attends Mater Dei Prep School, Middletown, N.J. She will use her $500 scholarship to attend Brookdale Community College.

These scholarships, awarded annually to the son or daughter of a JSAHR member, are part of JSAHR’s commitment to building the future through the education of young adults. JSAHR, an affiliate of the Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM), is an organization dedicated to the advancement of Human Resources professionals within Monmouth and Ocean counties.

The scholarship is named in honor of Ann C. Edwards. Edwards, who is retired, was a founding member and past president of the JSAHR. She had a long and distinguished career in the New Jersey HR field. Among other accomplishments, Edwards served as the Workforce Development Director for the Garden State Council of HR for many years; and was one of the founders of the Putting Your Best Foot Forward Program, a school to work job guide.

For more information about the scholarships, email Bob Kane at Visit for more information about JSAHR.