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Mission & Vision

The Public Sector HR Association (PSHRA) is a recognized leader in the delivery of innovative solutions and practical resources for all levels of public sector HR professionals.

PSHRA’s mission is to empower public sector HR professionals to create better places to work for those who serve the public good.

PSHRA’s vision is Making Public Sector Work Better™.


PSHRA’s leadership team shares a commitment to the public sector HR profession and the growth of PSHRA as the preeminent representative of those with careers in the field.


Mark Van Bruggen, IPMA-SCP

NJ Civil Service Commission


Andrea Cutler, IPMA-SCP

Strategic Plan

PSHRA undertook a deliberate and collaborative process to envision the future, define direction, and clarify priorities. With the new 2023-2025 Strategic Plan as a foundation, PSHRA and its members will continue making public sector work better.

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