Kathryn M. Pirtle

Kathryn M. Pirtle

Manager of Human Resources

Kathy is the manager of human resources in Savant’s Rockford, IL office, is a member of the Administrative Team, and has a membership interest in Savant. She is a member of two internal panels at Savant: one is the Information Security Committee, which provides guidance and leadership in the protection of Savant's information, assets, and technology; and the other is the Women's Wealth Initiative committee that helps guide corporate efforts to empower, inform, and inspire women about financial issues. Kathy is responsible for the overall management and implementation of human resources programs, policies, and procedures. Her responsibilities include talent selection, onboarding, employee relations, employee development, performance management, employment law, compensation, and benefits administration..

Kathy has been involved in the human resources industry since 1988. Prior to joining Savant, she was the staffing services manager of a local employment service and a recruiter for a local health system.

Kathy earned a bachelor of science degree from the University of Wisconsin–Madison. She is a certified Professional in Human Resources (PHR®) and a Society for Human Resource Management-Certified Professional (SHRM-CP). She is a member of Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), Rockford Area SHRM, and World at Work.

Kathy joined Team Savant in February 2011.


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