Mari Steinmetz

Chief People Officer


Mari Steinmetz, chief people officer, is responsible for Kohl’s overall vision and strategy for talent, culture and human resource efforts — including recruitment, development, associate relations, compensation and benefits, and culture.

Steinmetz joined Kohl’s in 2010 and has held a number of progressive leadership roles across several areas of human resources — most recently having served as senior vice president of benefits, compensation, talent management, people analytics and HR business partners. Prior to joining Kohl’s, Steinmetz served in various leadership positions at Target supporting the stores and regional human resources functions. She has more than 20 years of human resources and retail experience.