Rose Gill Hearn, Principal, Municipal Integrity, Bloomberg Associates

Rose Gill Hearn served as Commissioner of the New York City Department of Investigation DOI from 2002 through 2013 and was the longest-serving Commissioner in DOI history. Rose’s leadership led to increases in DOI’s productivity, including assets recovered for NYC, and a comprehensive corruption-prevention program. In 2013, Rose also helped create the Center for the Advancement of Public Integrity at Columbia Law School, which focuses on accountability in government and municipal jurisdictions globally. Prior to her appointment at DOI, Rose was a federal prosecutor for ten years in the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of New York, where she served as Deputy Chief of the Criminal Division and Chief of the Crime Control Strategies Unit. She has taught as an Adjunct Professor of Law at Fordham University School of Law and worked as a litigator in the private sector. Rose currently serves as Chair of NYC’s Campaign Finance Board. Rose has authored a number of articles and has hosted and presented at conferences on anti-corruption policies. She the 2014 recipient of the NYC Conflict of Interest Board’s Ethics in Government Award. Rose received her J.D. from Fordham Law School.