Brian Roote, PhD

Board of Directors

Brian Roote is an Assistant Director in the National Advisory practice of Ernst & Young LLP. He is currently serving as a Talent Development Consultant for a $2B practice of 4,500 professionals who provide Performance Improvement and Risk services in the US. He is an experienced professional with 15+ years in human resources and organizational development. 

Brian holds a PhD in industrial organizational (I-O) psychology. Brian excels at aligning talent initiatives with business strategy and possesses a passion for applying I-O   psychology principles to solve talent-related business challenges. He is skilled at conducting and explaining complex statistical analyses, using big data, to a wide range of business audiences.

Brian also is deeply committed to fostering diversity and inclusion within his professional sphere and his volunteer and charitable engagements within the LGBT community, veterans’ affairs and supporting educational access for underrepresented students.