Andrea Allison-Putman has served as the Chief People Officer for the YMCA of Greater Kansas City since January 2011. She provides leadership in the areas of associate and volunteer engagement and experience; associate relations; diversity, inclusion, and global; leadership development; compensation; benefits; payroll; and recruitment. Andrea holds a Master’s degree in Organizational Development from Friends University and a Bachelor’s of Science in Business Administration from the University of Missouri. In 2011, Andrea was recognized with the Equalizer Award by the Urban League for her individual achievements in support of diversity and inclusion.
For Andrea, the IRC matters because it brings a global perspective to our community by providing education, connections, and support for collaboration.