Contacts

  • UNM Internal Audit Department
    1801 Roma NE, MSC05 3170
    1 University of New Mexico
    Albuquerque, New Mexico 87131-0001
    505-277-5016
    Fax 505-277-2244
    e-mail iaudit@unm.edu

    Anonymous UNM Hotline
    1-888-899-6092

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

  • Please contact us by phone at (505) 277-5016 by Fax at (505) 277-2244 or by E-mail at iaudit@unm.edu