Kathy Ovens
Chief People Officer

Kathy Ovens

Kathy Ovens is responsible for human resources, talent management, internal communications, corporate services, and global events functions.

Kathy joined Hobsons in October 2008 as senior director of human resources, assuming additional responsibilities as the company has grown. Kathy believes in the importance of building and maintaining strong relationships for success. She enjoys playing an integral role in the development of Hobsons’ employees as they progress in their careers.

Prior to joining Hobsons, Kathy spent 20 years at Chiquita Brands International, ultimately serving as HR business partner for the North American business unit.

Kathy holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology from Gettysburg College.