Gilbert

Kathy is an accomplished and respected professional with more than 25 years of experience in the automotive industry as a business leader and champion of diversity at CDK Global, Inc. She is the Sr. Director of Minority Dealer and Women Retail business, where she has national responsibility for over 4,000+ customers generating over $255M in revenue. She is responsible for managing the relationship between CDK and our customers, with the goal to make our minority and women dealers as successful as possible in achieving their business objectives. She also has developed strong relationships with the associations, manufacturers and industry partners.

In her prior role as Director of Customer Success, Kathy built and led a team of Customer Success advocates aligned to every CDK customer and dedicated to delivering a great customer experience for all.

Kathy has been actively involved in CDK’s Diversity and Inclusion Strategy for over 20 years. She helps to keep employees engaged and motivated by delivering employee focused programs designed to support a) professional development, b) recruitment and retention and c) business impact.