As Strada Education Network ’s executive vice president, general counsel and secretary, Erin J. Roth directs all legal activities for Strada and its affiliates, including advising Strada’s officers, trustees and affiliate organizations on effective corporate governance, regulatory compliance and commercial legal matters.
Prior to joining Strada, she was senior vice president, general counsel and corporate secretary for Wabash National Corp., a New York Stock Exchange company headquartered in Lafayette, Ind. Earlier, Roth practiced law in both Indianapolis and Washington, D.C. with the Am Law 100 firm Barnes & Thornburg, and was employed with Arthur Andersen in its tax compliance and consulting practice.
She was selected for the class of 2002-2003 Richard G. Lugar Excellence in Public Service Series, and, in 2015, was listed among Indianapolis Business Journal’s “Forty Under 40” professionals. She was an inaugural member of Giving Sum and is active in The Policy Circle. Roth also is chair of the Dean’s Advisory Council for the Butler University Lacy School of Business.
Roth holds a juris doctor degree from Georgetown University Law Center in Washington, D.C. She also earned a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Butler University, where she was a member of its NCAA Division I track and field team.