2017 - Tacoma, WA



NOTE: Not all presenters make their presentation available for posting. If you have questions about specific session materials, please contact Sherri Rowland.
IT Workshop 
Onsite Brochure
Presenter Biographies
Tuesday, October 3
SQL 101: A Beginner’s Guide to Database Systems and SQL

  Steve Geddes, Application Manager, Department of Audits and Accounts (GA)

Advanced Excel and Access
  Samantha Boyd, Audit Supervisor, Office of the Auditor of Public Accounts (VA)
IT Conference 
Onsite Brochure
Presenter Biographies
Wednesday, October 4
Auditing IT Project Management
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Melissa Schuiling, Audit Division Administrator, Office of the Auditor General (MI)
Miki Cestnik, Senior IS Auditor, Legislative Audit Division (MT)
Amanda Sayler, IS Auditor, Legislative Audit Division (MT)

Data Sharing
PDF Mike Farrar, Deputy Director, Compliance & Enforcement, State Authorities Budget Office (NY) 

Monitoring IT Vendors
PDF Kathy Lovejoy, Senior Audit Manager, Office of the Auditor General (IL)

Ice Breaker
Mod.:  Karen Helderman, Audit Director, Office of the Auditor of Public Accounts (VA) and NSAA E-Government Committee Vice-Chair

On-Boarding - IT Training Tool-Kit
PDF  Goran Gustavsson, Audit Director, Office of the Auditor of Public Accounts (VA)

Using Data Analytics, Data Mining and Artificial Intelligence to Improve Risk Assessments
  Tina Kim, Deputy Comptroller & Senior Administrative Analyst, Office of the State Comptroller (NY)

IT Roundtable: The Game
Mod.:  Shelly Fanson, Audit Manager, Office of the Auditor General (MI)
Thursday, October 5
Critical Thinking for Effective Analysis in IT Auditing
PDF Brenda Shiner, Audit Supervisor, Office of the Auditor General (FL)
Hilda Morgan, Audit Coordinator, Office of the Auditor General (FL)

HIPAA Compliance Audits
PDF David Ashley, Director, Office of the State Auditor (MS)

Security Trends
PDF Russ McRee, Principal Security Group Program Manager, Microsoft Windows & Devices Group Blue Team

Security Response
  Jared Brown, Special Agent, FBI Seattle
  David Morris, Security Manager, Office of Cyber Security (WA)
  David Sockol, CEO, Emagined Security
  Russ McRee, Principal Security Group Program Manager, Microsoft Windows & Devices Group Blue Team
 
Communicating IT Audit Findings & SOC Reports to Financial Auditors
PDF Kathy Lovejoy, Senior Audit Manager, Office of the Auditor General (IL)

Statewide Security Audit
PDF Teresa Furnish, IT Audit Manager, Division of Audits (OR)
Friday, October 6
End of Life Technologies
PDF Blake Bialkowski, Information Systems Audit Manager, Office of the Auditor of Public Accounts (VA)

Emerging Issues Roundtable
  Scott DeViney, Technical Support Manager, Office of the State Auditor (WA)

Auditing with the Critical Security Controls in Washington State
PDF Joe Clark, Performance Auditor, Office of the State Auditor (WA)
Sunia Laulile, Senior IT Security Specialist, Office of the State Auditor (WA)
Michael Hjermstad, Assistant Audit Manager, Office of the State Auditor (WA)


The NASACT Community

NASACT serves as the premier organization working to bring together state auditors, state comptrollers and state treasurers to cooperatively address government financial management issues. NASACT also manages two secretariats - the National State Auditors Association (NSAA) and the National Association of State Comptrollers (NASC). Both NSAA and NASC are included under the umbrella of NASACT’s budget and utilize staff hired by NASACT.