Melissa Musser CPA, CISA, serves as a manager at Aronson with 15 years of professional experience. Melissa delivers a comprehensive best-in-class risk based audit approach to respond to financial, compliance, operational & IT risks for small nonprofits to large global SEC organizations. Areas of focus include but not limited to:
- Establishing, maintaining and optimizing internal controls and/or Sarbanes Oxley 404 compliance programs
- Planning, supervising and executing audits to ensure compliance with policies and regulations and to monitor achievement of corporate objectives
- Developing and supporting Enterprise Risk Management and Internal Audit programs
Prior to joining Aronson, Melissa spent eight years in public accounting as well as five years as a manager of corporate and IT internal audit and risk management for large global SEC organizations. Melissa has sat on numerous nonprofit boards throughout her career and actively volunteers within her community. She enjoys regularly sharing her knowledge with audiences as well having published whitepapers on internal controls.
Melissa earned her B.Sc. in accounting with majors in both professional accounting and accounting information systems from the University of Akron. Melissa received a (PMBOK) Project Management Body of Knowledge Certificate while there and also holds her CPA and CISA (Certified Information System Auditor) certifications.