We are proud to announce that our HR Business Partner, Mark Farmer, has received his Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM) Certified Professional crediential.  This distinction is awarded to recognize someone’s technical HR expertise.

Mark was tested in many different areas such as: Leadership (Leadership & Navigation, Ethical Practice), Interpersonal (Relationship Management, Communication, Global & Cultural Effectiveness), and Business (Business Acumen, Consultation, Critical Evaluation) and 15 other HR knowledge areas that are critical to the success of any HR professional.

By incorporating key HR competencies and knowledge into the SHRM-CP exam, SHRM’s certifications demonstrate  that the credential-holder has strong capabilities in both aspects of HR practice—competency and knowledge—that are required for effective job performance.  The certification will allow Mark to use his knowledge, skills, and competencies as a leader in the HR realm to continuously drive Grain Craft’s strategic direction in the areas of People, Organization, Workplace and Strategy.

Congratulations to Mark on this achievement!

To learn more about SHRM and the certification, click here.