Joni Lui, CIR Named to Fort Worth HR Board of Directors

Fort Worth, TX (December 17, 2020) – Whitley Penn is pleased to announce that Joni Lui, Talent Acquisition Associate, has been named to the Board of Directors for Fort Worth HR (FWHR). Joni will be inaugurated on December 17, 2020. Her term will be effective starting January 1, 2021 and will serve a 2 year.

Lui, who joined the team in 2019, currently leads Whitley Penn’s talent acquisition efforts for the Audit department. Her goal as an HR professional is to contribute to the overall continued growth at Whitley Penn by recruiting the best of the best talent. Through her efforts, she shares the Whitley Penn employee experience and promotes the firm’s culture and opportunities for future leaders. During her time at Whitley Penn, Joni earned her Certified Internet Recruiter designation that allows her recruiting efforts to extend to a broader audience via digital platforms.

“As an emerging HR professional, I am so excited and honored to be joining the 2021 Board of Directors. I look forward to making positive contributions to the Fort Worth HR community and using this opportunity to strengthen my own skills and abilities,” states Joni Lui, CIR.

“We are extremely proud of Joni for being named to this board. She will be a great asset to their organization and we look forward to her continued professional development,” states Larry Autrey, Managing Partner of Whitley Penn.

About Fort Worth Human Resources

Founded in 1966, Fort Worth HR (FWHR) has over 600 members representing more than 480 companies in the Metroplex.  We represent professionals, veterans and students with all manner of educations and certifications.  By themselves, our members volunteer at hundreds of different locations throughout the Metroplex and, collectively, we have over 2000 years of professional experience.

FWHR is the greater Tarrant County and surrounding area’s affiliate of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM). FWHR also participates in the activities of Texas SHRM and our SHRM affiliated chapters in North Texas.

The mission of FWHR, a non-profit organization, is to advance the human resource profession by: promoting the strategic value of human resources; by developing the skills and knowledge of its members; and facilitating the development of professional relationships.

For more information about Fort Worth HR, visit their website:

About Whitley Penn, LLP

Whitley Penn continues to be one of the region’s most distinguished public accounting firms.  With a strong base in Texas and a worldwide network affiliation via Nexia International, the firm is strategically positioned for continued growth both locally and internationally.  Whitley Penn has been consistently recognized as “One the Top 100 Firms in the U.S.” and “Best of the Best” by INSIDE Public Accounting.  For more information on Whitley Penn, please visit

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