Biography

Kathleen Roth is General Counsel – Compliance & International for Bridgestone Americas’ global operations and serves as co-director of the Bridgestone Law Department’s Compliance Team.  In this role, she oversees the design, implementation, assessment, and continuous improvement of Bridgestone Americas’ Ethics and Compliance program, as well as the globalization of the Bridgestone Group’s Compliance initiatives.

Through these initiatives, Bridgestone seeks to ensure excellence through its commitment to acting with integrity at all levels and across all operations.  We equip our global teammates to build trust with all stakeholders by ensuring that ethical decision-making guides responsible business practices.

Kathleen joined Bridgestone Americas in 2003 as senior counsel of litigation.   Previously she was a commercial litigator with the law firms of Frantz Ward, LLP and Thompson Hine in Cleveland, Ohio.  She is a graduate of the William & Mary Law School and Christopher Newport University.