Karen Bennett

Karen Bennett is executive vice president and chief human resources officer for Cox Communications. In this role, she develops and executes talent strategy that aligns with Cox’s operating principles and works through the challenges of driving continual growth in our rapidly evolving business.


Bennett brings more than 25 years of experience in leading teams that focus on talent management and succession planning, performance management, employee development, compensation, benefits administration, employee relations, compliance, and best practices in people-related policies and procedures


Prior to joining Cox Media Group, Bennett was senior vice president and chief human resources officer for YP (formerly AT&T Ad Solutions). She also served as senior vice president of human resources for Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. for nearly 14 years.


Bennett is a graduate of Terry College of Business at the University of Georgia where she earned her bachelor’s and executive MBA degrees.

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