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Tim Lambert Named 2016 HR Professional of the Year
Orlando, FL – Annually, the HR Florida State Council recognizes a human resource leader who has advanced the profession in a significant way. The individuals nominated for this award serve as role models for the profession, setting the standard for others to follow, and applying their expertise to enhance organizational effectiveness.
Tim Lambert was recently named the 2016 Volunteer of the Year at the HR Florida Council meeting and during the annual HR Florida State Conference and Expo. The HR Florida State Council’s success is in large part due to the hard work and support of the volunteer leaders. The Volunteer of the Year is an annual award that recognizes a volunteer who actively supports, promotes, and develops the human resource profession through volunteerism. The winner is selected by a committee and based on the nominees’ overall contributions in supporting local chapters, advancing the profession and driving council effectiveness through outstanding approaches, innovative ideas and promotion of the Society and Council.
Tim has been a council volunteer since 2012, when he served as president of the Greater Pensacola SHRM (Society for Human Resource Management) chapter. Tim began his position as the Director of Workforce Readiness in January 2014. Since taking on this role, Tim has taken the workforce readiness initiatives to new heights with his consistent and tireless outreach efforts to all SHRM-affiliated chapters around the state of Florida.
“Tim’s work ethic is one of a kind, as a volunteer he consistently delivers dynamic results”, said Carol McDaniel, president, HR Florida Council. “His tireless contributions allow the state Council to carry out its mission in serving and supporting the HR profession.”
“I am so honored for this recognition”, said Tim Lambert. “Because of my volunteer work with the Council, I have grown and gained so much satisfaction in giving back to the communities we serve. It is definitely one of the highlights of my HR career to be named the HR Florida Volunteer of the the Year.
Tim’s commitment, impact, passion and dedication as Workforce Readiness Director qualifies him as the Volunteer of the Year. The HR Florida State Council is proud to honor Tim Lambert with the HR Florida State Council 2016 Volunteer of the Year Award. He is a retired Colonel from the U.S. Army and retired HR Manager from Gulf Power Company and currently resides in Gainesville.