Dec 6, 2018 NASHVILLE, TENN.

Chris Karbowiak speaks at Middle Tennessee State University during National Compliance and Ethics Week

Chief Administrative Officer Chris Karbowiak

Last month, Chris Karbowiak, Chief Administrative Officer, Chief Risk Officer and Executive Vice President, Bridgestone Americas, was the general session featured speaker at the first ever Middle Tennessee State University (MTSU) "Compliance in Blue" event discussing compliance in higher education. The National Compliance and Ethics Week event was hosted by the Office of Compliance and Enterprise Risk Management on the MTSU campus. 

With more than 25 years of experience, Chris was asked to discuss her background in risk management as well as her current role overseeing all Bridgestone Americas risk and reputation management departments including Communications, Environmental, Health, Safety & Sustainability (EHSS), Corporate Security & Risk, Internal Audit and Government Relations. Chris addressed top risk management and corporate compliance issues facing organizations today, the effect of social media and cybersecurity threats on data, suggestions on how colleges or universities can best protect themselves from reputational risk and advice to those managing risk for their organization.