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Pennrose Promotes Compliance Executive

August 18, 2015

Pennrose Properties, LLC today announced the promotion of R. J. Saturno to the position of vice president compliance and legal. This promotion is in response to the expansion of his role and increased scope of responsibilities. Saturno originally joined the organization in June of 2013 as compliance officer.

“Pennrose has always taken matters of compliance very seriously,” said Richard K. Barnhart, CEO of Pennrose Properties, LLC. “R. J. has been a tremendous steward of our legal affairs and has integrated his expertise into our organization in ways that provide substantial benefit to our business practices.”

Saturno is responsible for daily oversight of legal matters by coordinating with Pennrose’s external attorneys and partners for both the development and management companies. He has been instrumental in identifying and implementing a number of new policies to enhance company best practices, and has provided valuable training to Pennrose employees related to workplace preparedness.

Prior to Pennrose, Saturno was corporate compliance officer, director of global security & compliance with HARSCO Corp. His background also includes 25 years of experience with the Federal Bureau of Investigation as supervisory special agent/chief division counsel. Saturno received his Juris Doctor from American University in Washington, D.C.