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Executive Vice President, Human Resources and Administration
Sandra P. Kapell is executive vice president, human resources and administration for Cablevision Systems Corporation. Ms. Kapell is responsible for the development and execution of enterprise-wide human resources and administrative programs for the Company. In this role, she is responsible for creating an employee experience that supports the company's overall goals and strategies.
Ms. Kapell leads the human resources and administrative areas of Cablevision, providing leadership in the design and implementation of policies and practices. She oversees employee relations, talent acquisition, training and development as well as executive compensation and benefits. Ms. Kapell is also responsible for overseeing Cablevision's security, corporate travel and internal communications departments.
Previously, Ms. Kapell served as senior vice president and chief human resources officer of Chartis, an AIG company and the world's largest property and casualty insurer, where she worked on a number of initiatives for the firm, including the recruitment of several key executives, the implementation of the company's first-ever succession planning process for the board of directors, and the launch of the company's performance management program and management development curriculum.
Prior to joining Chartis, Ms. Kapell was senior vice president of MetLife for five years, where she oversaw all aspects of leadership development, sales training, financial planning, special needs planning and the advanced markets legal group. Before this, she served in numerous senior human resources and operations roles, including chief operating officer/director of human resources of Westport Resources Investment Services and global head of administration and strategy of Futures International.
Ms. Kapell received her master's in education from Columbia University and her bachelor's in English from the University of Washington.