United Properties names executive vice president

Sarah Veith

Sarah Veith has been promoted from senior vice president to executive vice president for organizational development and human resources at Minneapolis-based United Properties.

In her role, Veith is responsible for overseeing United Properties’ talent retention and recruitment, building and advancing company culture and leading internal and external communications. She will continue to report to Bill Katter, president and chief investment officer, United Properties Development.

Since joining United Properties in 2016, Veith has played a key role in the company’s growth and development.

“Sarah is a careful steward of company culture, and she is always attuned to the needs of everyone in the organization,” said Katter. “She has been a tremendous asset to United Properties by translating business objectives into organizational solutions and creating an inclusive culture. We are confident that under her leadership, she will continue to guide us to even greater success in these areas.”

Veith is a member of the four-person Executive Leadership Council at United Properties, making her the second woman in the company’s history to serve on the council.

Veith is a planning member for the NAIOP Diversity and Inclusion Roundtable and speaker at the Urban Land Institute’s Real Estate Diversity Initiative, a program that aims to advance the careers of professionals of color and women in real estate industries. She holds a bachelor’s degree in management, with an emphasis in human resource management, from St. Cloud State University, as well as Senior Professional in Human Resources, and Society for Human Resource Management – Senior Certified Professional certifications.