W.W. Grainger, Inc. has appointed Kathleen S. Carroll senior vice president and chief human resources officer (CHRO).
Carroll has more than 25 years of human resources experience and joins Grainger from First Midwest Bank, where she served as executive vice president and CHRO. She succeeds Joseph High, who retired from Grainger earlier this year.
W.W. Grainger, Inc. is a broad-line supplier of maintenance, repair, and operating products serving businesses and institutions in North America. It has an expanding presence in Asia, Europe, and Latin America. For more information, visit www.grainger.com.