Contacts

UNM Internal Audit Department
1801 Roma NE, MSC05 3170
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, New Mexico 87131-0001
505-277-5016
e-mail iaudit@unm.edu

Anonymous UNM Hotline
1-888-899-6092

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Bill Cottrell, CPA, CIA
Senior Auditor, (Internal Auditor III)
Date of Internal Audit hire: March 2005. Prior audit experience: sixteen years public accounting. Masters in Accounting, UNM. CPA. CIA (Certified Internal Auditor).
e-mail: wcottrel@unm.edu

Victor Griego, CPA
Auditor, (Internal Auditor II)
Date of Internal Audit hire: April 2012. Prior audit experience: eight years public accounting. BBA & MBA, NMHU. CPA.
e-mail: griego14@unm.edu

Avedona Lucero, CPA
Senior Auditor, (Internal Auditor III)
Date of Internal Audit hire: September 2007. Prior audit experience: one year public accounting, two years with NM State Auditor's Office. BBA & MBA, NMHU. CPA.
e-mail: avedona@unm.edu

Lola Neudecker, CPA, CIA, CFE
Senior Auditor, (Internal Auditor III)
Date of Internal Audit hire: June 2010. Prior experience: one year public accounting, twelve years higher education accounting experience, three years governmental auditing experience.  Masters in Accounting, UTEP. Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Certified Management Accountant (CMA), Certified Financial Manager (CFM), Certified Government Auditing Professional (CGAP), Certified Internal Auditor (CIA), and Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE).
email: lneudeck@unm.edu

Amy O'Donnell
Administrative Assistant III
Date of Internal Audit hire: March 2009.
e-mail: amyaodon@unm.edu

Manu Patel, CPA
Director, Internal Audit
Date of Internal Audit hire: August 2010. Prior audit experience: Over thirty years experience in governmental accounting, auditing and finances. Includes eighteen years with the New Mexico Legislative Finance Committee, with six years as Deputy Director for Program Evaluation and twelve years as Performance Audit Manager; over ten years with the New Mexico Office of the State Auditor with four years as Deputy State Auditor; and, former Vice-President, Finance and Administration at the New Mexico Highlands University.  Certified Public Accountant licensed by the New Mexico State Board of Public Accountancy.  MBA, ENMU.  email: patelm@unm.edu

Brandon Trujillo
Auditor, (Internal Auditor II)
Date of Internal Audit hire: March 2013. Prior audit experience: three years public accounting. BBA & MACCT, UNM.
e-mail: btruji82@unm.edu

Lisa Wauneka, CPA, CISA
Information Systems Auditor
Date of Internal Audit hire: June 2001. Prior audit experience: six years internal audit that includes four years information systems auditing; and three and one-half years public accounting. BBA, UNM. CPA. CISA (Certified Information Systems Auditor).
e-mail: lwauneka@unm.edu

Chien-chih Yeh, CPA, CIA
Internal Audit Manager
Date of Internal Audit hire: July 2012. Prior audit experience: over eighteen years in public accounting, including government, university, school, nonprofit, and enterprise audits. MBA, UNM. CPA. CIA (Certified Internal Auditor).
e-mail: yehc@unm.edu

 

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