Jim has more than 20 years of internal auditing experience in both the public and private sectors. In his current role as the Vice President of Portfolio Strategy, he is focused on improving member value and advancing the internal audit profession through the identification, validation, and determination of the market viability and approach of existing and new topics relevant to the profession of internal auditing.
During his nine years at The IIA, he has also held leadership roles with oversight of The IIA’s International Professional Practices Framework (IPPF), professional guidance, the Audit Executive Center, the Financial Services Audit Center, the Public Sector Audit Center, the Environmental, Health and Safety Audit Center, Ia Magazine, North American and Global Advocacy, and The IIA’s Quality Services LLC.
Prior to joining The IIA, Jim served as City Auditor for the city of Palo Alto, CA and was the Chief of Audits for the County of San Diego, CA. His diverse auditing experience includes roles at the California State University System, PETCO Animal Supplies, Inc., State Street Corporation, and General Electric.