Grant Thornton Grows Office of Strategy Management Leadership

Jeanette Gorgas

Jeanette Gorgas

Chicago-based Grant Thornton (FY14 net revenue of $1.4 billion) is growing its Office of Strategy Management leadership team with the additions of Jeanette Gorgas, David Boland and David Porges, who join as chief strategy officer, chief knowledge officer and community engagement director, respectively.

David Boland

David Boland

Gorgas is based in the firm’s New York office, Boland is based in the Dallas office and Porges is based in the Los Angeles office.

Gorgas will spearhead the design, alignment and implementation of the firm’s strategy. She will focus on accelerating firm performance through cohesive strategy planning and execution, knowledge management and the development of critical, results-driving capabilities.

Boland will lead the strategy and continued development of the firm’s formalized knowledge management organization.

Porges will lead the firm’s community outreach and corporate social responsibility programs. He will be responsible for developing the firm’s community engagement strategy and aligning it with the firm’s mission.