Shannon is an accomplished internal audit professional with over 12 years of experience working with some of the largest organizations in the world. Over the last six years, he has provided strategic consulting to senior management for companies in a variety of industries.
Prior to that, Shannon was responsible for overseeing the performance of risk-based operational and financial audits for a Fortune 100 insurance company. During this time he refined his investigative and data analytic skills by working with an internal fraud investigation unit.
SpecialtiesQuality assessment, internal audit, SSAE 16, construction audit, fraud & forensics, and Sarbanes-Oxley
Education & credentialsB.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 affiliationsNational 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 & hobbiesShannon 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.