Kathy Horgan is State Street's chief human resources and citizenship officer.

Kathy Horgan

Kathy Horgan

Kathy Horgan is an executive vice president at State Street Corporation and is chief human resources and citizenship officer. She is responsible for all aspects of Global Human Resources and Corporate Citizenship company-wide ensuring that employees feel engaged, valued and committed to the markets and clients we serve. She is a member of State Street’s Management Committee, the company’s most senior strategy and policy-making team.

Kathy joined State Street in April 2009, initially as the head of human resources for State Street Global Advisors. Since that time, she has taken on roles of increasing responsibility within human resources including talent development, employee relations and HR operations.

Prior to joining Sate Street in 2009, Kathy was an executive vice president of human resources at Old Mutual Asset Management where she was responsible for the delivery of HR strategy and services supporting their institutional multi-boutique model. Prior to that, she spent more than 10 years at Mellon Financial Corporation as human resources director for their global asset management business. Prior to Mellon, she was a human resources manager at Boston Scientific Corporation. She began her career with Baxter Healthcare Corporation.

Kathy is chairperson of State Street’s North American Benefits Committee and a member of the company’s Professional Women’s Network global advisory board. She serves on the Board of Trustees for Thayer Academy in Braintree, Massachusetts and often presents on topics related to career management, talent management, and employee engagement. Kathy graduated with a bachelor degree in industrial and labor relations from Cornell University.