2019 Government Briefs

The Real Oversight is NOT Having an Audit Committee
October 2019
A quick read addressing the specifics of a governmental audit committee.

20 Things I Learned during my Government Career
July 2019
An adaption from her contribution to Leadership Secrets of Government Financial Officials, a view of 20 things learned over a career in government.

Does Your Organization have a Need for an Independent Eye on Performance? Alternative Engagement Types: Consulting Services, Agreed-Upon Procedures, and Performance Audits
April 2019
This is the first article in a three-part series focusing on performance audits. The primary focus of this article is to discuss the differences of three types of engagements - consulting services, agreed-upon procedures, and performance audits - and to provide guidance when a performance audit might be an option.