Participant Success Stories

“IAML puts on some of the best training I have ever attended!  You are a great resource."

Matthew Petty
Labor Relations & Development Manager
Tillamook County Creamery Association
Tillamook, Oregon

Attended the Certificate in Employee Relations Law Seminar

"The Advanced Employment Law Conference is the one conference I go to every year.  I have always walked away with information I could apply immediately.  There is no other seminar that is as timely and thorough as this one!"

Laura Massa
Sr. Vice President, Human Resources
Sun Communities, Inc.
Southfield, Michigan

Attended the Advanced Employment Law Update

“This was a great program!  One of the most useful programs I have attended in a long time.  Wayne was awesome and I am very glad that he is involved.”

Dean C. Goodwin
Deputy Director, Administration
Northern Virginia Criminal Justice Training Academy
Ashburn, Virginia

Attended the Certificate in Essentials of Human Resource Management Seminar 

"Having everyone participate and practice was an effective way to work on our interview skills, and at the same time challenge some techniques that are possibly outdated or ineffective."

Chandra Talerico, SHRM-CP
Human Resources Business Partner
Aerojet Rocketdyne
West Palm Beach

Attended the Certificate in Conducting Lawful Workplace Investigations Seminar

"John Hickman gave a great presentation.  He was enthusiastic, engaging and made the topics discussed relevant to everyone in attendance."

Jennie Waski, PHR, SHRM-CP
Benefits Specialist
Regional Transportaion District - RTD
Denver, Colorado

Attended the Certificate in Employee Benefits Law Seminar

"The instructors did an excellent job with health care reform and their practical experience was enlightening."

Barbara T. Naples
Executive Director, Benefits
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, Texas

Attended the Advanced Employee Benefits Law Update

“As always, a great conference.  John and Ray were their usual - entertaining and informative.”

Roy Thrash, Esq.
Chief Counsel, Labor & Employment
International Paper
Memphis, Tennessee

Attended the Advanced Employment Law Update

"The content of the class combined with the competence of the facilitators made this class a worthy investment. I feel that I was able to gain understanding into topics that I would normally not be exposed at a high level of insight."

Laura Pena
Human Resources Business Partner
Ikea North America Services, Inc.
Brooklyn, New York

Attended the Certificate in Employee Relations Law Seminar

"The conference was a great experience.  It is easy to see why John Wymer is one of THE TOP employment law attorneys in the U.S.  He is an exceptional presenter; his ability to convey information in layman's terms is paramount."

June Cochran
Vice President, Finance & Administration
Stewart Lubricants & Service Company, Inc.
Birmingham, Alabama

Attended the Advanced Employment Law Update 

"The seminar was extremely informative and lead by knowledgeable instructors.  I left the seminar with valuable information that will allow me to be successful in implementing policies and procedures at my company."

Megan Kelly
Employee Relations
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
Memphis, Tennessee

Attended the Certificate in Essentials of Human Resource Management Seminar

"I really enjoyed the engaging presence of Gavin Appleby, our instructor.  I took away a greater knowledge of conducting investigations by the end of the course and have quite a few things to share with my team."

Marci Bennett
Human Resources Generalist
Burning Man Project
San Francisco, California

Attended the Certificate in Conducting Lawful Workplace Investigations Seminar

"Seminar was excellent, location was fabulous and the hotel accommodations were amazing.  Thank you IAML!"

Karen Walterscheid
Chief of Staff
Los Alamos National Laboratory
Los Alamos, New Mexico

Attended the Certificate in Employee Benefits Law Seminar

“Always enjoy this seminar.  It really means a lot to fully trust the information that I receive from these wonderful instructors.  We as HR professionals are very fortunate for their participation in your program.”

Sharon Moran
Senior Benefits Administrator
Salt River Materials Group
Clarkdale, Arizona

Attended the Advanced Employee Benefits Law Update

"I was very impressed with the content.  It was very comprehensive. Wayne Williams is an incredible presenter.  I am very pleased I attended."

Don Beck
Human Resources Engagement Manager
O'Reilly Automotive Stores, Inc.
Springfield, Missouri

Attended the Certificate in Employee Relations Law Seminar 

"I thought the information was GREAT!  I liked going through each case with ample time to discuss the information."

Keyona Hayes
Employee Relations Consultant
Erie Insurance Group
Charlotte, North Carolina

Attended the Advanced Employment Law Update

“Brenda Heinicke was fantastic!  She did an amazing job of presenting the information clearly and concisely.  Her high energy level engaged us in thought provoking conversations instead of ‘talking at us’ like many instructors tend to do.”

Brittany Hepler
Mobility Supervisor
Dayle McIntosh Disability Resource
Garden Grove, California

Attended the Certificate in Essentials of Human Resource Management Seminar

"I enjoyed the fact that the training was interactive and engaging. Gavin used scenarios to help us to better understand what he was teaching."

Clark Carter
Employee Relations Specialist
American Family Insurance
Englewood, Colorado

Attended the Certificate in Conducting Lawful Workplace Investigations Seminar 

"Very worthwhile seminar.  The instructors were extremely knowledgeable and shared numerous relevant examples.  They were very personable with the participants."

Cindy Way
Compensation & Benefits Supervisor
Energy Northwest
Richland, Washington

Attended the Certificate in Employee Benefits Law Seminar

“The knowledge of the presenters and content covered were top notch, as always.  I am always appreciative to have such a quality source of current information to help me do my job.”

Brandon Minner, PHR
Human Resources Manager
General Dynamics Mission Systems
Gilbert, Arizona

Attended the Advanced Employee Benefits Law Update 

"The instructors were fabulous!  The class was interactive and very informative."

Tykesha Jackson, PHR
Human Resources Business Partner
Embraer Defense & Security
Ft. Lauderdale, Florida

Attended the Certificate in Employee Relations Law Seminar  

"The program was very informative, the conversation and informal interaction with other participants was very useful.  John was awesome with his delivery of the material and made every effort to address questions and topics that we raised." 

Charlotte Witt
Senior Employee Relations Specialist
Christiana Care Health System
Newark, Delaware

Attended the Advanced Employment Law Update

"The instructors were very knowledgeable.  It was a great seminar.  I have been in HR for 12 years and still learned a lot!"

Krissy Houston, PHR
Senior Human Resources Representative
Newmont Mining Corporation
Battle Mountain, Nevada

Attended the Certificate in Essentials of Human Resource Management Seminar

"I thought the program had lots of great information. I really liked the presenter  and felt like he hit on all the important items that really related to what HR does.  It was interactive and gave me some really good skills and knowledge to take with me.  Definitely worth my time!" 

Heidi Nollan, PHR, SHRM-CP
Sr. Human Resources Generalist
Anderson Hay & Grain, Inc.
Ellensburg, Washington

Attended the Certificate in Conducting Lawful Workplace Investigations Seminar

"The seminar was wonderful. The instructors kept us on track and on time. I came back with a great deal of knowledge."

Tregna Oren, PHR, SHRM-CP, PHRca
Employee Services Specialist
Henry Ford Health System
Jackson, Michigan

Attended the Certificate in Employee Benefits Law Seminar

"Being a seasoned HR professional I choose my resources for education and CEU's to maintain my certification carefully.  IAML always exceeds my expectations and the professionals working with your organization are TOP notch!!!  Thank you for consistently exceeding our expectations and building the confidence required to survive in this ever changing HR environment!"

Sue Watt, PHR
Human Resources Director
Faith Farm Ministries
Boynton Beach, Florida

Attended the Certificate in Employee Relations Law Seminar  

"Really enjoyed Ray's presentation; particularly the way he shared his viewpoint when describing today's labor and employment law environment!"

Bill Davidson
Senior Ethics Coordinator
Georgia Power Co.
Atlanta, Georgia

Attended the Advanced Employment Law Update

"Both speakers were excellent.  Their real life experiences and examples helped me to relate.  The interaction in/within class was very helpful.  Very informative!"

Kristin Stinson
HR Training and Compliance Officer
SOC Nevada, LLC
Hawthorne, Nevada

Attended the Certificate in Essentials of Human Resource Management Seminar

“I thoroughly enjoyed the presentation, I appreciated that the instructor taught in a way that made the material sink in.”

Katie Borgula
Vice President, Human Resources
SME
Dearborn, Michigan

Attended the Certificate in Employee Benefits Law Seminar

"I could not have been more pleased with the choice of instructors for the classes.  All of them were outstanding!!!"

Marlon Fleming
Division Project Manager
Autozone, Inc.
Memphis, Tennessee

Attended the Certificate in Employee Relations Law Seminar 

"This conference is one of the best methods to stay up-to-date in the ever-changing world of employment law."

Jeff C. Herring
Chief Human Resources Officer
University of Utah
Salt Lake City, Utah

Attended the Advanced Employment Law Update

"I enjoyed the opportunity to delve deeper into the issues we regularly face.  Receiving the insights of the instructors from real-world examples, was extremely helpful.  Thank you for the time that you put into these classes."

Zachery Englander
Division Total Rewards & Associate Relations Manager
QFC, a Kroger Company
Bellevue, Washington

Attended the Certificate in Employee Relations Law Seminar 

"This seminar showed me a different side of Human Resources from a managerial point of view that I have not seen as an administrator"

Heather Gleason
Benefits & Payroll Services Manager
Arbitration Forums, Inc.
Tampa, Florida

Attended the Certificate in Employee Relations Law Seminar 

“This was my 13th year in a row attending an IAML program.  These classes and instructors present real life situations that HR deals with every day.  Classes are informative and fun!” 

Nancy Myles
Human Resources Manager
Kadant Black Clawson
Mason, Ohio

Attended the Advanced Employment Law Update 

“I am taking away so much more knowledge than what I had walking in to the room on the first day.  Di Ann’s energy, enthusiasm, and passion made the class interesting and engaging. I am looking forward to sharing some of what I learned with my fellow co-workers, and begin to implement some positive changes.”

Megan Mihelick
Human Resources Manager
Dow Corning Corporation
Midland, Michigan

Attended the Certificate in Essentials of Human Resource Management Seminar

“I really enjoyed the seminar.  I learned a great deal and will definitely be able to apply what I learned once I’m back in the office.”

Alana Tomczyszyn
Human Resources Generalist II
CWS Capital Partners LLC
Austin, Texas

Attended the Certificate in Employee Benefits Law Seminar 

“The instructors were exceptional and sharing actual cases they have been involved in was invaluable.  Ample time allowed for us to ask questions and share experiences.”

Barbara DiRenzo, SHRM-SCP, IPMA-CP
Employee Relations Manager
City of Alexandria
Alexandria, Virginia

Attended the Certificate in Employee Relations Law Seminar 

"Each instructor was extremely knowledgeable in their subject matter.  High energy, great class environment.  Most importantly, I want to say that Di Ann Sanchez’ real world application of the laws, her best practices advice was great!"

Jackie Rudnick
Senior Human Resources Specialist
JM Family Enterprises, Inc.
Deerfield Beach, Florida

Attended the Certificate in Essentials of Human Resource Management Seminar

“I thoroughly enjoyed the seminar.  I really appreciated that the instructors allowed participants to ask questions and work through our issues and concerns.”

Sherry Murphy
Benefits Coordinator
Barrick Gold of North America, Inc.
Elko, Nevada

Attended the Certificate in Employee Benefits Law Seminar

I have taken three programs with IAML and they have all been excellent and provided a wealth of knowledge.”

Carrie Shields, PHR
Human Resources Specialist IV
JT3 LLC
North Las Vegas, Nevada

Attended the Certificate in Employee Relations Law Seminar 

"Great update as always. I get more from these 2½ days of interaction than in any other seminar.  Will be sending many in my group to IAML offerings this year.   Ray has amazing knowledge and his style allows for great interactive discussions and debates."

David S. Currie, Jr.
Vice President, Human Resources
Dana Holding Corporation
Maumee, Ohio

Attended the Advanced Employment Law Update

“The instructors did a great job of keeping the participants engaged while covering material that could have been very dry.”

Steven W. Pennell
Director, Total Rewards & HR Administration
Shurtape Technologies, LLC
Hickory, North Carolina

 Attended the Certificate in Employee Benefits Law Seminar