Candee Chambers

Executive Director - DirectEmployers

Candee Chambers, SPHR, SHRM-SCP, SR. CAAP, is the Executive Director of DirectEmployers and CEO for the organization’s wholly-owned subsidiary, Recruit Rooster. Candee previously served as the Association’s VP of Compliance and Partnerships and she oversaw the creation of strategic partnerships with a multitude of organizations and managed the relationship with the National Association of State Workforce Agencies (NASWA), which includes the joint-initiative National Labor Exchange (NLx). With a background in recruitment, HRIS analysis, and affirmative action management, Candee often shares trusted guidance and advice at Affirmative Action-related conferences, regional ILG meetings, and National ILG Conferences. Her depth of knowledge led her to become a faculty member for the National Law Institute’s (NELI) Affirmative Action Program series. Candee is the
current Chair of the Indiana Industry Liaison Group.

4:45 PM– 5:45 PM

Tuesday - REGULAR CONFERENCE Tuesday, July 26

Plenary Session: Recent Significant OFCCP Policy Developments

John Fox (Fox, Wang & Morgan P.C.), Candee Chambers (DirectEmployers)

During this session participants will learn about OFCCP policy developments, including failure-to-hire, compensation and affirmative action claims arising in OFCCP audits. Presenters will also discuss how the new American Community Survey census data can negatively impact contractors and how to avoid its effects on AAPs. Participants will have many “learning moments” and leave the conversation with practical tips to apply when developing AAPs and defending OFCCP audits considering current OFCCP policy initiatives.