Suzanne Sanchez joined Empower Retirement in 2005 and was named chief human resources officer in 2011.
Sanchez is responsible for all human resources functions. In her role, she leads the company’s efforts to attract, engage and retain top talent in support of the company’s long-term strategic roadmap. This includes providing attractive benefits, competitive compensation and leading-edge training. She is a member of the Empower Retirement executive team.
Prior to her current role, Sanchez was the assistant vice president of talent management and corporate social responsibility. She spent her earliest years at the firm in talent acquisition roles.
Suzanne strongly believes that the associate experience at Empower Retirement drives the client experience. This belief has resulted in associate experience being the top priority for the Empower HR team over the past few years. Empower (previously Great-West Financial) is proud to have been recognized by Zippia as the Best Company to Work for in Colorado and by Mogul as one of the Top 100 Innovators in Diversity and Inclusion.