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Sherri Shepherd Announced as a SHRM Annual Conference & Expo 2024 Main Stage Speaker

Emmy Award-Winning Talk Show Host, Comedian, Actress, and Author to Discuss Overcoming Adversity, Perseverance and Staying True to Yourself

ALEXANDRIA, Va – Today, SHRM, the trusted authority on all things work, announced Sherri Shepherd as a Main Stage speaker for the SHRM Annual Conference & Expo 2024 (SHRM24). The Daytime Emmy Award-winning talk show host, comedian and actress will lead a session titled, “Behind the Scenes with Sherri Shepherd: LAUGHTER AND LEADERSHIP."

SHRM24 will take place June 23-26, 2024, at the McCormick Place Convention Center in Chicago. Those unable to attend in-person will have the option to attend virtually. Attendees will have the opportunity to join thousands of industry professionals to hear HR experts and innovators discuss the most pressing HR issues - including employment law and legislation, strategic management, leadership development, global HR, and more.

As a Daytime Emmy Award-winning talk show host, comedian, actress, and best-selling author, Shepherd brings her inimitable, authentic, and comedic perspective to daytime with her own #1 new nationally syndicated talk show, SHERRI. Hailed as "TV's New Feel Good Queen," Shepherd’s personality shines through as she offers her comedic take on the day’s entertainment news, pop culture, and trending topics with her daytime audience.

Through her compelling stories of resilience and triumph over three decades in the industry, Shepherd will address the pressing issues of diversity, pay equity, and inclusion in entertainment, igniting thought-provoking conversations. 

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About SHRM24

SHRM24 will be offered both virtually and in-person. Attendees will have the opportunity to discuss various topics related to talent acquisition and retainment, including but not limited to: HR technology, diversity, equity and inclusion (IE&D), employment law, people and talent management, and workplace culture.

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