Kathy Behrens

As president of Social Responsibility and Player Programs for the National Basketball Association (NBA), Kathy Behrens oversees a group that manages all of the NBA's programs that coordinate league and player social responsibility efforts, support player growth and development, and enhance the marketing opportunities for current and former players. Behrens joined the NBA in September 2000 as vice president of Community Relations, overseeing all of the NBA’s public service initiatives, community outreach, and employee volunteer programs. She later worked as senior vice president of Community and Player Programs, and executive vice president of Social Responsibility and Player Programs.