Gates Garrity-Rokous serves as Vice President and Chief Compliance Officer for the Office of University Compliance and Integrity at The Ohio State University. Prior to joining Ohio State, Garrity-Rokous served as Chief Compliance Officer for GE Capital where he oversaw GE’s regulatory compliance and integrity program. He has spent more than 17 years developing, assessing and managing ethics for large, complex institutions with a broad expertise in the healthcare and financial services industries. Before that, he was a Partner for Wiggin & Dana, LLP advising corporate clients on compliance issues. He previously served as an Assistant U.S. Attorney and supervising health-care fraud enforcement officer with the Department of Justice. He also clerked in the United States District Court of Connecticut and the United States Court of Appeals, Second Circuit, New York.