Dr. Hawkins Presenting at 64th Annual SHRM Conference

January 25th, 2012

Immediate Release

January 25, 2012

Contact: Take Charge Consultants, Inc.

Mary Ellen Powell

Phone: 610-380-0970

 Dr. Hawkins Presenting at 64th Annual SHRM Conference

Coatesville, PA – Dr. Rosaria (Ria) Hawkins, president of Take Charge, will be a featured presenter at the 64th   Annual SHRM (Society for Human Resource Management) Conference. She will be in good company, as keynote speakers include award winning journalist, Tom Brokaw, former Secretary of State Dr. Condoleezza Rice, and actor and comedian Jerry Seinfeld. Ria will deliver a Mindful Leadership presentation with W.L. Gore and Associates.

The conference attracts thousands of Human Resource professionals from across the country and will take place in Atlanta, GA June 24th-27th.

Please join me in congratulating Ria on this honor. More information about the conference can be found at

Mary Ellen Powell

Consultant, Marketing and Leadership Development

610 380 0970

Founded in 1975 and headquartered in Coatesville, PA, Take Charge is a small, woman-owned firm that provides 1) leadership development services that build mindful leaders (front-line to C-Suite) who move things forward, keep people engaged, and produce extraordinary results despite tough times, 2) Leadership consulting that helps enterprise-level leaders exceed goals, adeptly respond to change (organizational, market, etc.), and build the relationships necessary to consistently deliver above expectations, and 3) Certification Programs (change, facilitation, and teambuilding) that equip internal resources with the skills and robust toolkits used by outside experts.