SLS Consulting's Sharon Sellers has been named South Carolina Human Resources Professional of the Year by the South Carolina Chamber of Commerce and the South Carolina State Council/Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM).
Sellers has been a senior human resources generalist for three decades. During that time she has headed up HR operations for companies in the medical, manufacturing, government contracting and service sectors. Her company, SLS Consulting, serves clients throughout the United States, European Union, Asia and United Kingdom.
Sellers, who has a bachelor's degree in psychology and a master's degree in management, has earned a number of professional certifications, including SHRM-Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP), Senior Professional in HR (SPHR), and Global Professional in HR (GPHR). She is involved with the Society of HR Management (SHRM) and is a member of the 2016 SHRM Membership Advisory Council (MAC).
An awards ceremony at Hilton Head Island was sponsored by Jackson Lewis P.C.
“A strong human resources component is critical to any successful business organization and we were proud to honor those who excel in this field at the 26th Annual H.R. Conference in Hilton Head," Ted Pitts, state chamber president, said. "We congratulate all those who were chosen as finalists and we are especially pleased to name Ms. Sharon Sellers South Carolina’s H.R. Professional of the year. Not only is Ms. Sellers an accomplished HR Professional, but she is an entrepreneur as well, founding SLS Solutions, which is based in South Carolina, but operates internationally. We look forward to Ms. Sellers continued contributions to South Carolina’s H.R. industry and we congratulate her on this award.”