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 Platinum Celebration Event - “Internal Auditors: Current Trends and Outlook of the Profession”

Chapter Event
4/16/2014 11:30 AM
4/16/2014 1:00 PM
Caltech Athenaeum | California

 Internal Auditors:  Current Trends and Outlook of the Profession”
Learning Objectives: 
  • Highlights from the most recent Global IIA survey including key emerging trends and the outlook ahead for internal auditors 
  • Updates from the IIA’s North American Board
   Lunch Program Topic Presented by:
Christy Decker - Vice President, Sharp Healthcare
Christy Decker, Vice President, Sharp Healthcare. Christy has been a leader in Sharp HealthCare’s Internal Audit Department since 2005 where she currently serves as the Chief Audit Executive. Prior to joining Sharp, Christy gained corporate accounting experience, public accounting experience, and banking experience.  She has a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and Spanish from San Diego State University and is a CPA, CIA, CRMA CFE, and HFMA Credentialed Revenue Cycle Representative (CRCR). Christy currently volunteers as the District Advisor for the West Region of the IIA and is a member of the San Diego Chapter.
Ofelia Tamayo - Senior Director of Internal Audit for Bandai America Incorporated
Ofelia Tamayo is the Senior Director of Internal Audit for Bandai America Incorporated located in Cypress, California.  Bandai America is a leader in developing engaging, quality toys that capture children's imaginative spirit and provide endless "Fun For The Future." The Bandai America brand family includes Power Rangers®, Ben 10™, Pac-Man and The Ghostly Adventures™, and Tamagotchi, among other product lines. Ofelia manages the corporation's compliance with JSOX as a subsidiary of the Global Headquarters located in Japan.  She also conducts the company's risk assessment, internal audits, and process improvement projects.  Prior to Bandai America, Ofelia was a Manager with Deloitte’s Enterprise Risk Services. Ofelia currently volunteers as the District Representative for the 7 Southern California Chapters of the IIA and is on the Board of Governors for the Orange County Chapter.
Delivery Method: Group-Live | Program Level: All | Field of Study: Auditing | Prerequisites or Advanced Preparation: None  
Come join us in Pasadena at Caltech Athenaeum 551 S Hill Ave, Pasadena, CA 91106 (valet parking available)
Register by April 9, 2014
As part of the Chapter’s commitment to service our members, the price for lunch including 1 CPE has been reduced to $20 (members), $25 (non-members), or $10 (retired members or students) for this meeting.
Meal choices: Fig Balsamic Glazed Free Range Chicken or Artichoke Ravioli with Spicy Tomato
Sauce.  No walk-ins accepted.  If you are registering multiple participants please email  
Payment: Remit cash or check at time of check-in.  Make checks payable to: IIA-SGVC
Cancellations after April 9, 2014 and no shows will be billed the Athenaeum meal price of $42.50+tax.  Please contact to cancel your registration, or if you want to change your food selection after completing the registration process.
Refunds: Refund requests should be received by April 9, 2014.   No refunds will be granted after the event start date.  Contact the Programs Chair Vivien Ai at for refund, complaint or cancellation policies.
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