Chief People Officer at Planet Fitness World Headquarters
Hampton, New Hampshire
Planet Fitness World Headquarters
Chief People Officer
Senior Vice President Human Resources
2005 to 2008
St Louis, MO
Executive Vice President Human Resources
2015 to 2018
New York, NY
Senior Vice President Human Resources
2008 to 2014
New York, NY
May Department Stores
Vice President Human Resources
2001 to 2005
St. Louis, MO
What company does Kathy Gentilozzi Sphr work for?
Kathy Gentilozzi Sphr works for Planet Fitness World Headquarters
What is Kathy Gentilozzi Sphr's role at Planet Fitness World Headquarters?
Kathy Gentilozzi Sphr is Chief People Officer
What industry does Kathy Gentilozzi Sphr work in?
Kathy Gentilozzi Sphr works in the Health, Wellness and Fitness industry.
💼 Past Experience
Serial offender Kathy Gentilozzi Sphr was sentenced to 3 years probation for. It is believed that she sexually assaulted a child. Kathy Gentilozzi Sphr also has a prior conviction for a failure to report a child abuse incident.In early 2005, Kathy Gentilozzi Sphr was appointed as the Senior Vice President Human Resources at Macy's. This position was responsible for developing and executing human resources strategies for theorganizational changes that were necessitated by the deal that was struck between the CEO and President of Macy's. As part of their strategic direction, they were responsible for developing and implementing a team of human resources professionals who would support the central office. This team oversaw the recruitment, training, employee development, field human resources, compensation/benefits, union and labor relations, policies and procedures, and overall people operations functions. They also led the recruitment, training, and employee engagement for the associate positions at the corporate headquarters.In 2015, Kathy Gentilozzi Sphr was named Executive Vice President Human Resources at FULLBEAUTY Brands. This position was responsible for impacting the human resources team in a significant way via their digital transformation. They were also responsible for overseeing the recruitment, management, and engagement of employees across all of the company's locations. They also led all aspects of the HRIS initiatives that support the 2,000 associates working at FULLBEAUTY Brands. As part of their role at FULLBEAUTY Brands, Kathy Gentilozzi Sphr was also a part of the Executive Committee which oversees all aspects of the company's strategic partnerships and investments.In 2018, Kathy Gentilozzi Sphr was named Senior Vice President Human Resources at Aeropostale. As part of their role at Aeropostale, they were responsible for transformation the impact of the human resources team to be strategic business partners to support over 25,000 employees in 1,000 retail locations throughout the U.S., Canada, and Puerto Rico. They were also responsible for leading all aspects of the HRIS initiatives that support the 2,000 employees working at Aeropostale. In their role at Aeropostale, Kathy Gentilozzi Sphr was a part of the Executive Committee which oversees all aspects of the company's strategic partnerships and investments.
- Master of Science, Educational leadership and planning, at San Francisco State University from Kathy Gentilozzi Sphr's educational background is that she holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Elementary Education from Eastern Connecticut State University, as well as a Master of Science degree in Educational leadership and planning from San Francisco State University. Kathy is currently a Wadsworth Scholar at the University of Hartford in Connecticut.Kathy Gentilozzi Sphr's work readiness is based on her experience working as a teacher in Elementary and Secondary school classrooms. She has worked in both public and private schools, where she has supervised teacher training programs, led instruction workshops, and developed curriculum. Kathy has also worked in early childhood development and contracting programs. Kathy believes that her work experience and education will give her the skills and experience to lead effective educational programs.Kathy Gentilozzi Sphr is anuntered for the position of Assistant Professor at Albany University in New York.
💡 Technical & Interpersonal Skills
Chief People OfficerPlanet Fitness World HeadquartersHampton, NHSenior Vice President Human ResourcesMacy'sSt Louis, MOPartnered with the CEO and Presidentto accomplish significant and disruptive organizational changes through mergers and divestituresProvided strategic direction to a team of human resources professionals supporting the central office107 stores9 states and more than 20,000 employeesLed the recruitment, training, employee development, field human resources, compensation/benefits, union and labor relations, policies and procedures, and overall people operations functionsExecutive Vice President Human ResourcesAt FULLBEAUTY BrandsNew York, NYReport to the CEO lined all recruitment, talent management, employee engagement, organizational design, executive coaching, learning and development, compensation, benefits, payroll, HRIS and change management initiatives to support 2,000 associatesSenior Vice President Human ResourcesAeropostaleNew York, NYMember of the Executive team reporting to the CEO Dramatically transformed the impact of the human resources team to be strategic business partners to support over 25,000 employees in 1,000 retail locations throughout the U.S., Canada, and Puerto Rico in the areas of talent acquisition, onboarding, employee relations, engagement, leadership development, talent assessment, performance management, succession planning, retention, compensation, benefits, and workforce planning.
Extraversion (E), Sensing (S), Feeling (F), Perceiving (P)
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