CHRO at HUB International
Amber Kennelly is the Chief Human Resources Officer for HUB International, leading the strategy and delivery of core human resources functions across the company. Amber serves on HUB’s Executive Management Team. Prior to joining HUB, Amber served as vice president, total compensation at Allstate , driving executive, broad-based and sales compensation strategies and programs, and Allstate’s strategic planning and design for health, welfare and retirement programs. Prior to this role, Amber served as vice president, human resources for Esurance, leading all aspects of the human resources function and reporting to the president. Before moving out to Esurance with her family, Amber spent nearly nine years in numerous leadership roles at Allstate Insurance Company, including leading the executive compensation function, executive and leadership development, and executive talent acquisition functions. Prior to Allstate, Amber’s experience includes eight years in top twenty retained executive search firms, as well as positions at Deloitte & Touche as an audit professional and Jones Lang LaSalle as Assistant Controller. Amber holds an MBA from Duke University Fuqua School of Business and a Bachelor of Science with honors in Accountancy from University of Illinois. She has also earned designations as a CPA and Certified Compensation Professional. Amber lives in the Chicagoland area with her husband, two sons and daughter.