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Kathy Rugebregt

Chief People Officer | United States

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Kathy Rugebregt serves as Chief People Officer, Retail at Brookfield Properties, overseeing all aspects of the company’s human resources functions, including talent acquisition, employee advocacy, learning and development, diversity & inclusion, total rewards, and compliance. She is at the forefront of driving organizational decisions that help balance both the company’s goals and employee needs. For almost two decades, Kathy has worked in nearly every facet of the department, underscoring the importance of analytics, communication, and strong cultural values. She is the executive sponsor of Brookfield Properties Cares.

Kathy graduated from Northern Illinois University with a bachelor’s degree in psychology.