Shira Harrington is the founder and president of Purposeful Hire, an executive recruiting and career consulting company that serves the job market in the Washington metropolitan area and nearby locations.
She specializes in career coaching, generational diversity and recruitment and is an active member of the human resources community in Washington.
She is a volunteer leader in the American Society of Association Executives and founder of the Small Association Forum for Executives.
Harrington has delivered the keynote address or staff presentation at events organized by organizations such as the American Chamber of Commerce Executives, American Payroll Association, Council for Advancement and Support of Education, Virginia Society of Association Executives and SRA International.
She has a master’s degree in public relations with specialization in employee communications from the University of Maryland at College Park.