At HRNNI our goal is to provide our members with the best speakers that are well versed in their topics.  If you are an expert on matters that are important to Human Resource professionals and you would like to present at one of our meetings, please email us at and a member of our board will be in contact with you.  Meetings are the third Wednesday of every month, minus August and July which are our summer break.  We meet at the Best Western Coeur d'Alene Inn. See below for upcoming meetings and events.

Best Western Coeur d'Alene Inn

506 W Appleway Avenue

Coeur d'Alene, ID  83814

Meeting Agenda:

11:15-11:29 Meeting Check-in

11:30-11:49 Lunch and Networking

11:50-11:59 HRNNI Updates and Announcements

12:00-1:00 Guest Speaker

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Rick joined Northwest Specialty Hospital in 2012 as Chief Financial Officer and Facility Compliance Officer. Before joining NWSH he spent 25 years at L-P Corporation working his way up from Staff Accountant to Financial Planning and Analysis Manager at L-P’s Hayden Lake, Idaho office. While at L-P Rick was involved in all aspects of the finance department and graduated from the Mahler Executive Management Program. Rick attended the University of Montana in Missoula, Montana where he played football, was on the track team and graduated with honors in Business Administration with an emphasis in Accounting. He grew up in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho and was Valedictorian and Student Body President at Coeur d’Alene High School. Rick is also very active in the Kootenai County community, was elected to the North Idaho Officials Association’s Hall of Fame in 2009, was the PSB Community Star Award Winner in 2012, currently serves on the Coeur d’ Alene Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors and is a member of Rotary Club. Rick has received the volunteer of the year award from the Coeur dAlene Rotary, and the 2019 Distinguished Citizen of the year award from both the Hayden & Coeur dAlene Chamber. Rick is happily married to his high school sweetheart, Sharyl, and they have two daughters, Chelsey and Kylie, currently in college.

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Meeting TBA - March 18th

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Meeting TBA - April 15th

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Meeting TBA - May 20th

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Meeting TBA - June 17th

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SUMMER BREAK - July & August

There are no meetings for July and August.  This is our summer break.  We will see you in September.

Meeting TBA - September 16th

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Meeting TBA - October 21st

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Meeting TBA - November 18th

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December Holiday Party - TBA

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Rick Rasmussen, CEO NW Speciality Hospital 

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