Kathy Ruble is the Executive Marketing Director at Ally. In this role she is responsible for dealer/program communications for 18,000 Dealers. She manages marketing operations/budget and leads dealer/consumer product innovation and Clearlane.
Prior to her new role, Kathy was the Executive Director of Communications, Dealership Online Services, and led the U.S. sales team that sold and promoted dealership training, lead management, and Ally SmartAuction, the industry-leading online auction.
Kathy has been with GM/GMAC/Ally for 32 years and during her career has amassed a wealth of experience in many facets of the auto business and finance operations. She has held a number of sales
and marketing positions in the field across the country as well as roles in commercial lending, OEM operations and alliance support.
Ruble holds a bachelor’s degree in communication, arts and sciences from Michigan State University and a master’s degree in administration/marketing from Central Michigan University.
She serves on the American Financial Services Association (AFSA) Vehicle Finance Board, and the AFSA Education Foundation Board. She sits on the AFSA Conference Planning Committee and the Women’s
Leadership Council. She also serves as a Board member for the Michigan Philharmonic. She is a mentor at Wayne State University and Ally, and supports the Ally Women’s ERG.
Kathy, husband Mark, and their 16 year old daughter Lily live in Northville, MI