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Faculty and Administration Profiles

Bruce J. Patterson

Title/s:  Adjunct Professor

Specialty Area: Compliance

Email: bpatterson@luc.edu


Bruce J. Patterson was Vice President and Corporate Compliance officer for Navistar, Inc., at Navistar’s headquarters in Lisle, Illinois until his retirement in June 2014.  His background includes 35 years of progressive financial experience in auditing and internal accounting.  In 2007, Bruce moved from a position as Navistar’s Vice President, Corporate Audit and Consulting, to Navistar’s Vice President and Corporate Compliance Officer in order to develop the Corporate Compliance organization for Navistar

 He currently does compliance and ethics consulting through his company, BJP Compliance, Inc.

Bruce is a Certified Public Accountant and has taught financial accounting courses. At Loyola, he teaches in the area of compliance training.

 He has presented ethics and compliance training in numerous countries, including Mexico, China, India, Canada, Middle East and Brazil.  He has participated as a faculty member and course handbook contributor for the Practising Law Institute. Bruce has chaired the Manufacturers Alliance (MAPI) Corporate Compliance Council and is active in various other professional and charitable organizations.


BS, University of New Haven
MBA, University of Bridgeport

Program Areas

Compliance Training Methods

Courses Taught

Compliance Training Methods Law 835