How I Got Here

The executive director of DallasHR has two decades of experience under his belt.

Brad C. Shanklin has been working in association management for 20-plus years. What’s kept him around? “Being able to work with volunteers to boost the mission of every organization I’ve worked for,” he says. “That’s what make me happy.” A few stops his career has taken along the way:

You won’t get anywhere unless your volunteers are on board.

A Working History

1998 – 2002: Director of Interactive Media at American Heart Association

2002 – 2010: CEO at Plano Chamber of Commerce

2010 – 2016: Senior Director of Chapter Business at Meeting Professionals International

2016 –: Executive Director at DallasHR

Associations Now Staff

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