Position Description & Duties

The Treasurer directs the financial affairs of the State Council.

Responsible To:

State Director

  1. Attend all State Council meetings, actively participating in Council matters.
  2. Maintain all financial records of the State Council required by law or the Society.
  3. Prepare, interpret and disseminate periodic financial status reports for approval by the State Council.
  4. Prepare annual budget of revenue and expenses and submit it for State Council approval.
  5. Maintain financial records and make financial transactions for all State Council events and programs.
  6. Oversee financial transactions and budgeting activities as carried out by the association management company.
  7. Chair the Finance Committee.
  8. Participate on the State Conference Committee with budgeting and income/expense monitoring.
  9. Perform other duties as assigned by State Director.


  • SHRM membership in good standing required.
  • SHRM certification preferred.

Serves a one-year term beginning the first day of January and ending the last day of December. May be re-elected for two additional terms for a total of three years.

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Contact Information

Connie Bitter

Connie Bitter, SHRM-CP, PHR
Regal Beloit Corporation
Ph: (608) 208-4535

Term Start: 1/1/2019


Connie J. Bitter, PHR, SHRM-CPearned her Professional Human Resources (PHR) certificate in May 2001 and her Society of Human Resources Certified Professional (SHRM-CP) in 2015.

Connie has been involved with the Wisconsin Society of Human Resources Managers (SHRM). Past Board positions held include President, Secretary/Treasurer and Program Chair of the Sheboygan Area Chapter. In past years, she has served on the State Conference committee, holding several different Chairs during 2010, 2011 and 2012.

Currently Connie has joined the Board of Directors of Mental Health America, located in Sheboygan County.

She received a Bachelor of Arts from Lakeland College in May 1996, with majors in Business and Accounting. She will finish her Masters of Science from Marian University in May 2018, with a major in Organizational Leadership.

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