To our Orange County Chapter members, we invite you to join a special event by our sister chapter:
Beach Cities Chapter - Institute of Internal Auditors
Special Meeting with the IIA Chairman
"My Year as Chairman: An Update on the IIA"
The purpose of this session is to provide an update to you on the value of membership in the IIA, focusing on programs and solutions. We'll discuss the IIA's North American and global strategies and advocacy messages, and review the future outlook on the profession.
Carolyn Devine Saint is 2013-2014 chair of the North American
Board of the IIA. She is currently Vice President of Internal Audit at 7-Eleven Inc. in Dallas. Her rich background in the internal audit profession includes serving as vice president of internal audit at Lowe’s Companies, Inc. and Sears Holdings Corp., divisional vice president of internal audit at Kmart Corp., chief audit executive at Covansys Corp., and manager at Deloitte & Touche LLP.
A sought-after speaker, Carolyn is recognized for her passion and enthusiasm on issues such as transformational leadership, change management, and internal auditing. She is well-versed in the U.S. Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002, risk management, and internal control, and has an impressive track record of turning around under-performing internal audit groups.
An active IIA volunteer, both globally and locally, Saint has been on the North American Board since 2011, is a member of the Global Board of Directors, and is a past member of the North American Advocacy Committee and The IIA Research Foundation’s Board of Trustees. Locally, she has served as a member of the Dallas Chapter Board of Governors.
Carolyn is a CIA, CPA, and holds a Certification in Risk Management Assurance. She earned her Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from the University of Pittsburgh and a Master’s degree in Accountancy from Walsh College in Troy, Michigan.
Be sure to specify your meal choice: Beef, chicken, fish, or pasta
Cost: $30 (cash/check); $35 (non-members), $25 (Retirees), Free (Students)
Time: 11:30 Registration & networking; 12:00 Lunch; 12-1:30 Speaker & Presentation
Location: Holiday Inn – Harbor Gateway, 19600 S. Vermont Ave, Torrance
(“by Alpine Village where the 110 and 405 freeways meet”)