Chatrane Birbal Joins HR Policy as VP of Government Relations

June 11, 2021

HR Policy Association is pleased to welcome to its team Chatrane Birbal, who started this week as our Vice President of Government Relations.  Chatrane brings nearly two decades of experience and expertise in workplace policy and is responsible for leading HR Policy’s government relations strategy.

Chatrane will spearhead the Association's efforts in building relationships with Members of Congress, Biden administration officials, and regulators that oversee policy matters related to large employers and their workforces, including benefits, diversity and inclusion, labor, safety, immigration, and compensation.  

Most recently, Chatrane was Vice President, Public Policy for the Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM).  In this role, she was directly engaged in many of the policy issues that impact the workplace and represented SHRM’s membership of over 300,000 individual HR and business executive members.

Chatrane will engage with HR Policy member company Chief Human Resource Officers and Washington Representatives in support of advancing their policy objectives and to influence future workplace policies, while positioning them as a resource to lawmakers.

Interested in learning more about the Association's Government Relations efforts?  Chatrane can be reached at  She would welcome the opportunity to connect with you!