September 24 – 27, 2017 | SHAW Conference Centre, Edmonton

Lynn Fontain

Consultant, Speaker, Trainer, Fountain Consulting

Lynn Fontain

Consultant, Speaker, Trainer, Fountain Consulting
Lynn Fountain has over 35 years of experience spanning public accounting, corporate accounting and consulting. 20 years of her experience has been working in the areas of internal/external audit. She is a subject matter expert in internal audit, ethics, fraud evaluations, SOX, ERM, governance, financial management and compliance. She has held two CAE positions for international companies. In one of her roles,  she assisted in the investigation of a multi-million-dollar fraud scheme perpetrated by a vendor spanning 7 years and implicating 20 employees. The fraud was investigated by the FBI resulting in 5 indictments estimating a $13M fraud loss. Ms. Fountain is engaged in her own consulting and training practice. She also serves as a discussion leader for the AICPA for numerous topics. Ms. Fountain is an author of three technical books. “Raise the Red Flag – The Internal Auditors Guide to Fraud Evaluations” was published by the IIARF in April 2015. Her second book “Leading The Internal Audit Function” was released in October 2015 by Taylor & Francis Publications. This book serves as the initial launch for a series of leading practice internal audit and information technology publications. In addition, her third book “Ethics and the Internal Auditor’s Dilemma” will be release in early 2017 Ms. Fountain obtained her BSBA from Pittsburg State University and her MBA from Washburn University in Kansas. She has her CGMA, CRMA credentials and CPA certificate.

Sessions by Lynn Fontain

Session TBD

8:10 - 9:00
Salon 3