Cathy Engelbert Bio, Education, Career, Age, Spouse, Kids and Net Worth

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Who is Cathy Engelbert?

Cathy Engelbert ( Catherine Engelbert) is an American business person. She is also a Commissioner of the Women National Basketball Association ( WNBA). She has also worked with Deloitte for almost 33 years where she was the CEO for four years from 2015 to 2019.


She started her career in 1986 when she joined Deloitte. She has worked with the company until 2019 when she retired after 33 years. After that, she joined the WNBA in 2019. During an interview, she praised the firm’s early focus on supporting women in the workplace as being important for her career.

Moreover, before she was appointed as the CEO of Deloitte in March 2015. She was President and CEO of the audit subsidiary Deloitte & Touche LLP. However, she had other senior positions she held at Deloitte which included: Country Managing Partner – Regions for Deloitte & Touche; National Deputy Director of Professional Practice; and responsible for quality risk for accounting and financial reporting services. In addition, she was named partner in 1998.

On May 15, 2019, the first WNBA Commissioner was appointed (former WNBA leaders were titled “President”). Engelbert officially took her new role on July 17, 2019. By becoming CEO of Deloitte, made Cathy the first female CEO in the United States of a Big Four company. The media, including the Wall Street Journal, reported that Cathy’s appointment broke the “glass ceiling”.While serving as Deloitte’s CEO, the company’s revenues increased nearly 6% year-over-year to $ 18.6 billion.


A Photo of Cathy Engelbert
A Photo of Cathy Engelbert

Cathy as a Vice-Chair

Cathy is a stronger supporter of diversity and inclusion, as a result of her hard work she was named the first woman to work as a chair of the Catalyst Board, which is a global non-profit organization that promotes additional workplace for women and also the Center for Audit Quality Governing Board. Moreover, Cathy is also the Vice-Chair of the Partnership for New York City. Furthermore, she was a founder and CEO in Action for Diversity and Inclusion. In addition, she has also worked as a member of the Business Roundtable. Currently, she serves on the McDonald’s Board of Directors ( Audit Committee), she also sits at the Royal Pharma Board of Directors, and the USGA Executive Committee.

Cathy has been named as one of the Fortune’s Most Powerful Women for four consecutive years. Furthermore, she was ranked at Glassdoor’s annual Employees’ Choice Awards honoring Crain’s top 100 CEOs and 50 most powerful women in New York. In addition, Cathy was also recognized as one of Working Mother Magazine’s 50 Most Powerful Moms and one of Fast Company Magazine’s Most Productive People.

Cathy Engelbert’s Age

She was born in 1964, however, the actual date and month are not available. Currently, she is around 56 to 57 years old.

Cathy Engelbert’s Family


Her father was an IT manager while her mother was a medical practice administrator.


She has seven siblings, five brothers, and two sisters

Cathy Engelbert Education

Having been born and raised in Collingswood, New Jersey, Cathy attended Collingswood High School. While in high school she was inducted into Collingswood Athletic Hall of Fame in 1993. After high school, she attended Lehigh University where she graduated with a degree in accounting in 1986. After she graduated she received her CPA certification and became a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.

Cathy Engelbert Spouse

Cathy is married to a former U.S Army officer. However, his name is not available since she has maintained a private life.

Cathy Engelbert Children

She has two kids, a daughter Julia and a son Thomas

Cathy Engelbert Height

Adding to her slim body build she stands at 5ft and 9inche

Cathy Engelbert’s Net worth

Her Net worth is not available at the moment however it is reported that a WNBA Commissioner earns around $130k annually.

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