Internal Audit Center Director
Dr. Richard Clune, Director of the Internal Audit Center and Interim Director of the School of Accountancy, has been teaching full-time at Kennesaw State University since 2002, upon his retirement as an audit partner with PwC. While teaching at KSU, he earned his doctorate from Case Western Reserve University. His internal audit experience includes being a director of internal audit for a financial services group, engagement partner on internal audit outsourcing and co-sourcing arrangements, and PwC’s national partner in charge of internal audit services to the insurance industry.
Internal Audit Center Faculty
Our Internal Audit Center faculty teaches in our graduate program, educating students on corporate governance, risks, and controls. They are also actively engaged in research and well published in leading academic journals. Center faculty contributes to the internal audit community in general through service on IIA committees at an international level, sponsored research, and speaking engagements.
Dana Hermanson, Ph.D., B.B.A.
Dinos Eminent Scholar Chair of Private Enterprise and Professor
Mary Hill, Ph.D., M.B.A.
Kurt Schulzke, J.D., M.Acc.
Vineeta Sharma, Ph.D., B.Com. (Honors)
Internal Audit Center Advisory Board
The Internal Audit Center is privileged to have an Advisory Board composed of members with experience as Chief Audit Executives or as leading internal audit service providers of their respective organizations. Their individual and collective wisdom and guidance is extremely valuable and most appreciated as the KSU Internal Audit Center evolves.
Bill Mulcahy, Chairman, Emory University (ret.)
Bob Anderson, The Home Depot
Mo Azam, UPS
Randy Earley, Cox Enterprises
Carley Ferguson, Mohawk Industries
Amanda Foster, PwC
John Fuchko, University System of Georgia
C.O. Hollis, Morehouse College
Jim Jacobson, BMC Holdings
Barbara Jesup, Asbury Automotive Group
Lori Kaczynski, Graphic Packaging
Ric Kimball, KPMG
Brian Lay, EY
Fred Masci, PRGX Global
Paul McClung, WestRock
Laura Patterson, Southern Company
Vijay Pinto, Deloitte
Cathy Summerville, State Farm
Paul Sobel, Georgia-Pacific
Tim Tripp, Newell Brands