LAKE FOREST, Ill. -- Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC) announced today that Kimberly A. Roll-Wallace, 43, has joined the company as vice president – audit.
She will report to Peter G. Leemputte, senior vice president and chief financial officer. Roll-Wallace, who has more than 20 years of experience, will be responsible for the internal audit function serving the corporate office, as well as Brunswick’s business units. In addition, she will manage the relationship with Ernst & Young LLP, the company’s external auditors.
“We are very pleased to have Kim join the Brunswick family,” Leemputte noted. “Her strong technical skills, deep work experience and abilities to partner with our operations will help her play an important role in overseeing the company’s financial compliance activities.”
Before joining Brunswick, Roll-Wallace was senior vice president, general auditor for Conseco, Inc., with offices in Chicago and Carmel, Ind. She also served as the Sarbanes-Oxley practice leader at The Johnsson Group and held a number of audit and financial positions with increasing responsibilities at Abbott Laboratories, Price Waterhouse and Arthur Andersen earlier in her career. A CPA, Roll-Wallace holds a bachelor of science degree in accounting from Purdue University.