Brian has over 30 years of professional business experience including 20+ years of progressive experience in internal audit, 7 years in management level finance and 6 years in executive level management. As a national practice director of quality assessment services for a nationwide professional service provider, he directed and led hundreds of quality assessment internal audit engagements for a wide variety of clients, including several Fortune 100 companies. Prior to this, Brian was AVP of quality audit services for the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) where his group was the driving force in the rollout of the new quality assessment initiatives. During this time, he was involved in over 100 quality assessment and other quality-related projects. Since leaving the IIA, Brian has continued as an instructor for the Institute with a specific focus on both the external and internal quality assessment classes.
Over his career, Brian has served in a variety of executive financial and operational positions including senior vice president of operations, chief financial officer, controller, manager of financial planning and analysis/budgeting and chief audit executive. He maintained his CISA certification from 2003 to 2018.
Quality assessment reviews; internal audit
B.S. in accounting and M.B.A., Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Indiana, Pennsylvania
B.A. in economics, University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown, Johnstown, Pennsylvania
Certified Internal Auditor (CIA)
Certified Government Auditor (CGAP)
Certified Control Self Assessment (CCSA)
Certified Construction Auditor (CCA)
Institute of Internal Auditors
Information System Audit & Control Association
National Association of Construction Auditors
Omaha FBI Citizens’ Academy Alumni Association