Catherine Leggett is Senior Vice President for Human Resources at ICMA-RC, a nonprofit, independent financial services corporation focused on providing retirement security for the Public Sector services for more than 1 million public sector participant accounts and approximately 9,000 retirement plans.
Before joining to ICMA-RC, she worked at Freddie Mac, PG & E Generating Company and Hechinger Company as Senior Vice President, Human Resources and at American Airlines as in - house employment counsel .
Ms. Leggett is a life board member of the Montgomery Hospice, Chair of Maryland State Commission for Public Art, Board member of Strathmore Music Center, Imagination Stage and the Advisory Council for AFI in Silver Spring. She is also a former member of the Boards of Young Audiences, the Maryland State Arts Council , the Montgomery County Arts and Humanities Council. She serves on many nonprofit committees and is very active in the Montgomery County community, and in professional organizations. Additionally she serves her community in a variety of ways in her capacity of First Lady of Montgomery County.
Ms. Leggett received a J.D. and a B.A in sociology and psychology from Howard University in Washington, D.C.