An Update on The IIA: Presented by the 2013 – 2014 Chair of the
North American Board of The Institute of Internal Auditors
Chairing the North American Board provides a unique vantage point for gaining insights into The IIA and its intense attention to creating and delivering value for members.
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 The IIA delivered in 2013. We’ll discuss the North American strategy refresh, The IIA’s global strategies and advocacy messages, and an outlook on the future of the profession and our association.
Carolyn Devine Saint is 2013-2014 chair of the North American Board of The Institute of Internal Auditors (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, 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 certified internal auditor, a certified public accountant and holds a Certification in Risk Management Assurance. She earned a bachelor’s degree in political science from the University of Pittsburgh and a master’s degree in accountancy from Walsh College in Troy, Mich.
Course Duration: 2 hours
CPE Hours Available: 2 NASBA
Knowledge Level: All levels
Field of Study: Auditing
Advance Preparation: None.
Delivery Format: Group-Live
Member: $60 register and pay by 5/15/14| $70 register and/or pay after 5/15/14
Non-member: $70 register and pay by 5/15/14| $80 register and/or pay after 5/15/14