Bryan R. Gillette was elected vice president – internal audit and chief audit executive in July 2022. In this role, he is responsible for leading all internal audit activities at RPM, including audits over financials, internal controls, information technology and compliance. Mr. Gillette leads management’s assessment of internal control over financial reporting in accordance with the Sarbanes-Oxley Act and is responsible for the development and communication of audit plans, identification and communication of audit findings, and reporting conclusions to the Audit Committee of the Board of Directors.
Prior to joining RPM in 2019, Mr. Gillette worked at The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, where he held roles of increasing responsibility, including assistant controller – North America, director – corporate accounting & reporting, and director – internal audit. He is a certified public accountant and earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration, accounting from Bowling Green State University.