Navigate Forward

K.C. Foley

Executive Consultant

A dynamic leader known for her creativity, collaboration and communication skills, KC helps clients pursue their goals with energy and confidence. Using her breadth and depth of business experience, KC provides clients with a broad yet realistic perspective on career options and encore careers.

As a VP of Retail HR at Supervalu, and EVP of HR at Campbell Mithun, KC has advised executives at every stage in the business cycle and career. She has worked across industries, including high tech (Cray Research), retail (Apple and Cub), marketing (Campbell Mithun), and consumer-packaged goods (Pillsbury); and across functions with executives in international, manufacturing, sales, corporate staffs and field management.

KC Foley has been providing career guidance since graduate school days, working at the Career Center at Butler County Community College in Pennsylvania. Over the years, KC has become a senior leader in Leadership Development, Human Resources and Career Management.

Volunteer service includes work with the Minnesota Center for Book Arts, where she will be Board Chair in 2018, The Advocates for Human Rights. and Minneapolis Public Schools.

KC was born in Pittsburgh, graduating from Penn State with a BS and MS in Human Development. Despite living in San Francisco and now Minneapolis, she is still an avid Pirates and Steelers fan. When not sipping fine wine with the rest of the Navigate Forward crew, she is with her husband at art galleries, watching British comedies and mysteries, and texting her kids.