Bio for Jeanette Franzel
Jeanette Franzel is Director, Financial Management & Assurance at the GAO. She is also project director of the Government Auditing Standards. Read about her career, educational background, and more in this brief biography
Published on June 22, 2010
Bio for Gail Flister Vallieres
Gail Vallieres is assistant director in GAO's Financial Management & Assurance team. She regularly speaks on Yellow Book auditing standards and other auditing topics at conferences. Read further to learn more about her career, education, and life
Published on April 22, 2010
Bio of Marcia B. Buchanan, CPA, CGFM
Maria Buchanan, CPA, CGFM, is Assistant Director, Government Auditing Standards, in GAO's Financial Management & Assurance Team. Learn about her place at AICPA, her career history, educational background, and more
Published on April 22, 2010
Governmental Employer Participation in Cost-Sharing Multiple-Employer Plans Issues Related to Information for Employer R...
The whitepaper titled, Governmental Employer Participation in Cost-Sharing Multiple-Employer Plans: Issues Related to Information for Employer Reporting addresses issues related to how employers participating in cost-sharing plans obtain all necessary information to properly recognize and disclose pension amounts in their financial statements and how their auditors obtain sufficient appropriate evidence
Published on February 24, 2014
HUD Information Directory of Helpful Web Sites
Directory of Web sites to assist auditors of HUD engagements.
Published on July 01, 2013
Why Audit Quality is Important for Auditees
Auditees play a key role in the audit process and are an important factor in the audit quality equation. This section of the Auditee Resource Center talks about why auditees should be concerned about audit quality.
Published on September 17, 2012
New GASB Fund Balance Standard Now is the Time to Begin Talking to Your Clients
This archived Governmental Audit Quality Center (GAQC) member-only conference call titled, New GASB Fund Balance Standard: Now is the Time to Begin Talking to Your Clients, is intended for our members firms that perform state and local government financial statement audits.
Published on August 22, 2011
GAQC Alert No. 32
GAQC staff participated in two recent meetings that should be of interest to you and your staff.
Published on August 23, 2011
HUD Information HUD Consolidated Audit Guide
Describes the purpose of the HUD Consolidated Audit Guide and references to revised chapters.
Published on October 03, 2014
Dont be the last to Know - Fraud in the Governmental Environment - Member Web Event
This GAQC archived Web event is intended to provide members with insight on what the auditing standards say about fraud, what clients can do prevent fraud, and a discussion of common fraud cases. Auditors also need to be familiar with the additional yellow book requirements for fraud reporting.
Published on March 18, 2014