Gates Garrity-Rokous serves as Vice President and Chief Compliance Officer for the Office of University Compliance and Integrity at The Ohio State University. He has spent more than 20 years developing, assessing and managing ethics for large, complex institutions with a broad expertise in the healthcare and financial services industries. 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. Before that, he was a Partner at Wiggin & Dana, LLP advising and defending corporate clients on compliance and government enforcement 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.