Shannon D. Wiese, CIA, CFE, CGAP, CCA, CRMA  |  Risk Advisory Services Manager


Shannon is an accomplished internal audit professional with experience working with some of the largest organizations in the world. Prior to joining HK, Shannon was responsible for overseeing the performance of risk-based operational and financial audits in addition to redefining the methodology for performance of internal fraud investigations for a Fortune 100 insurance company.  
Since then, Shannon has provided strategic guidance to senior management and audit committees in a consultancy role for over 75 companies in a variety of industries including over a dozen Fortune 100 organizations, several Fortune 25 companies, as well as numerous local and national governmental agencies.


Quality assessment, internal audit, SSAE 16, construction audit, fraud & forensics, and Sarbanes-Oxley

Education & credentials

B.S. in accountancy, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, Ill. 
Certified Internal Auditor (CIA)
Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE)
Certified Government Audit Professional (CGAP)
Certifited Construction Auditor (CCA)
Certification in Risk Management Assurance (CRMA)

Professional affiliations

National Association of Construction Auditors (NACA)
St. Louis Chapter of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners

Community involvement

Shannon is the budget and finance chair for the St. Louis Chapter of the Institute of Internal Auditors.

Family life & hobbies

Shannon and his wife, Tanya, have a son, Austin, and daughter, Alayna. Shannon's hobbies include spending time with family and friends, basketball and home improvement projects. 

Speaking engagements

  • Las Vegas, NV | 2014 | Construction Auditing Risks & Capital Project Cost Recovery within the Gaming Industry
  • Norfolk, VA | 2013 | Construction Auditing Risks & Capital Project Cost Recovery
  • Chicago, IL | 2013 | Construction Audit Services & Common Area Maintenance Reviews
  • Bismarck, ND | 2013 | Quality Assessment Services
  • Louisville, KY | 2013 | Quality Assurance & Improvement Program