Advisory Committee Member Profile
The Motley Fool
Director of HR/People Resources
Areas of Expertise
- HR (particularly employee relations and tough conversations) - communications - supporting member-focused and member-facing colleagues in their daily work - work-style assessments and progressive approaches to employee development
As the head of HR and People Resources at The Motley Fool, Kate spends much of her time listening to and learning from her fellow Fools so she can support them throughout their careers with world-class benefits and a people-first company culture. She also serves in an employee relations role, helping others to navigate difficult conversations, facilitate team discussions, and push past obstacles to find success. Kate is a peer and executive-level coach, working to discover opportunities, plow down blockers, and resolve challenges.
Previous roles at The Fool include internal communications and learning & development, along with several years in editorial. Her extensive background in journalism has served her well since her first job out of grad school as a reporter for the Philadelphia Inquirer.