April 21, 2011 – The National Human Resources Association has announced the interim appointment of several executive committee members. Jamie Daerda is the vice president of affiliate development and support; she is the director of HR for Esse Health. Brad Eddy becomes vice president of membership growth & retention; his HR background includes benefits & payroll administration, employment law, employee relations, staffing & retention as well as leadership development. Tana Williams is named vice president of marketing; she is currently with Vistage International, a global executive leadership coaching organization in San Diego. Tana is leading the acquisition of CEO level candidates in the Western U.S. Tanjah Buchanan-Breedlove becomes the Association’s secretary; Ms. Buchanan-Breedlove is the HR/executive assistant at the Fathers' Support Center, St. Louis. Lastly, Laurie Gunning has been assigned as vice president of strategic partnerships; Ms. Gunning is a principal at ARG in St. Louis, a national recruiting firm and specializes in management consulting and senior level roles. Established in 1951, the National Human Resources Association (NHRA) is focused on advancing the development and leadership of human resource professionals.