Michael Burns is Executive Vice President of the American Society of Employers and President of HR Management Group, Inc and its subsidiary, ASE Professional Staff Management. He has been an exceptional adviser on human resource and employment law since joining ASE in 1983.
The HR Management Group, Inc., an ASE subsidiary, provides human resource consulting services. ASE Professional Staff Management provides professional employer services to a select employer market. In the early 1990s, Burns developed and implemented many of the HR Management Group’s programs and services still used today.
Burns is a licensed attorney and private investigator in the State of Michigan. His areas of specialization include employment law, policy, affirmative action, compensation and equal employment opportunities.
Burns received his Juris Doctor degree from the Detroit College of Law in 1987 and a Bachelor of Science degree from Western Michigan University in 1982. He received his Certified Compensation Professional designation in 2008.
Burns served on the Southeastern Michigan Industry Liaison Group Planning Committee since it was reorganized in the early 1990s, and was its Chairperson in 1999.