Kathy Ault joined Western Nebraska Community College in January 2010 as the Assistant to the Vice President of Human Resources. In June 2015, she was named the Associate Director of Human Resources, and in March 2017 was appointed as the Human Resources Executive Director.
Kathy’s human resources career began as the Training Coordinator at Waste Tech Services in Kimball, Nebraska. She later served as the Employment Manager at Regional West Medical Center in Scottsbluff for 13 years before joining the WNCC team.
Kathy earned an associate degree from Western Nebraska Community College, and a bachelor’s degree in Human Resource Management through Bellevue University. Kathy is also certified as a Professional in Human Resources (PHR) through the Human Resources Certification Institute, and is a Society for Human Resources Management (SHRM) Certified Professional.
Kathy enjoys playing tennis and spending time with her grandchildren who are very active in gymnastics, volleyball, basketball, baseball, soccer, and drag racing.