Cathy Brady is the Vice President of Human Resources. In this role, Cathy leads the agency’s strategic priorities to attract and engage the ‘Best People’ who deliver the agency mission every day, working to create hope, opportunity and bright futures for children and families in Illinois. Cathy’s approach to Human Resource Management focuses on coaching, advising, and delivering programs and tools that guide agency leadership and support management and staff at all levels.
Cathy has over 20 years of broad Human Resources experience, predominantly in large non-profit organizations, with specialized expertise in benefits and compensation management. She joined Children’s Home + Aid in January 2015 as Director of Payroll + Benefits and was promoted to Vice President of Human Resources in January 2018.
Cathy holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Human Resource Management and Organizational Behavior from Miami University of Ohio.