The Audit Staff

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Robert Berry

Robert Berry CPA, CIA, CISA, CCEP, MBA
Executive Director
251.460.7266

Robert​ ​is​ ​the​ ​Executive​ ​Director​ ​in​ ​the​ ​Office​ ​of​ ​Internal​ ​Audit at​ ​the​ ​University​ ​of​ ​South​ ​Alabama​ ​(USA).​ ​He​ ​has​ ​a Bachelor’s​ ​degree​ ​in​ ​accounting​ ​and​ ​a​ ​Masters​ ​in​ ​Business Administration​ ​(MBA).​ ​He​ ​is​ ​also​ ​a​ ​Certified​ ​Public​ ​Accountant (CPA),​ ​Certified​ ​Internal​ ​Auditor​ ​(CIA),​ ​Certified​ ​Information Systems​ ​Auditor​ ​(CISA)​ ​and​ ​a​ ​Certified​ ​Compliance​ ​&​ ​Ethics Professional​ ​(CCEP).

For​ ​over​ ​20​ ​years,​ ​he​ ​has​ ​worked​ ​as​ ​an​ ​accountant,​ ​auditor, business​ ​process​ ​specialist​ ​and​ ​business​ ​consultant​ ​helping organizations​ ​save​ ​millions​ ​by​ ​reducing​ ​redundancies.


Cynthia Holland

Cynthia Holland
Audit Manager
(251) 434-3779

Cynthia earned a Bachelor of Science in Accounting at the University of South Alabama. She joined USA’s Office of Internal Audit in June of 2011 and was assigned to the Healthcare System. Prior to joining USA’s Audit team she worked as a Compliance Auditor utilizing her certification in coding (CPC).


Robert Berry

Debra Marchand
Auditor II
(251) 460-6589

Debra​ ​earned​ ​a​ ​Bachelor​ ​of​ ​Science​ ​in​ ​Accounting​ ​at​ ​the University​ ​of​ ​South​ ​Alabama.​ ​​ ​She​ ​joined​ ​USA’s​ ​Office​ ​of Internal​ ​Audit​ ​in​ ​January​ ​2015.​ ​Her​ ​experience​ ​includes working​ ​as​ ​an​ ​auditor​ ​for​ ​the​ ​Alabama​ ​State​ ​Examiners​ ​of Public​ ​Accounts,​ ​and​ ​as​ ​the​ ​comptroller​ ​and​ ​co-owner​ ​of​ ​a family​ ​owned​ ​industrial​ ​refrigeration​ ​company.


 Robert Berry
 

Brittney​ ​McAllister 
Senior​ ​Auditor 
(251) 460-6536

Brittney​ ​earned​ ​a​ ​Bachelor​ ​of​ ​Business​ ​Administration​ ​in Accounting,​ ​and​ ​a​ ​Master​ ​of​ ​Accountancy​ ​(MAcc)​ ​from Millsaps​ ​College.​ ​Brittney​ ​joined​ ​the​ ​USA​ ​Office​ ​of​ ​Internal Auditing​ ​in​ ​September,​ ​2013.​ ​Prior​ ​to​ ​joining​ ​USA,​ ​she worked​ ​as​ ​a​ ​financial​ ​and​ ​compliance​ ​auditor​ ​for​ ​the​ ​State​ ​of Mississippi.


 Kelly​ ​Singleton
 

Kelly​ ​Singleton 
Senior​ ​Auditor 
(251) 460-7129

Kelly​ ​earned​ ​a​ ​​Bachelor​ ​of​ ​Business​ ​Administration​ ​with​ ​a major​ ​in​ ​Accounting​ ​from​ ​the​ ​University​ ​of​ ​South​ ​Alabama. Kelly​ ​joined​ ​the​ ​USA​ ​Office​ ​of​ ​Internal​ ​Auditing​ ​in September,​ ​2014.​ ​​ ​He​ ​is​ ​a​ ​CPA.​ ​​ ​Prior​ ​to​ ​joining​ ​USA,​ ​he worked​ ​in​ ​public​ ​accounting,​ ​and​ ​owned​ ​and​ ​operated​ ​a subdivision​ ​development​ ​company.


 Nick​ ​Harton
 

Nick​ ​Harton
Auditor 
(251) 434-3811

Nick​ ​earned​ ​a​ ​Bachelor​ ​of​ ​Science​ ​in​ ​Accounting​ ​at​ ​the University​ ​of​ ​South​ ​Alabama.​ ​He​ ​joined​ ​Internal​ ​Audit​ ​in​ ​May of​ ​2016​ ​as​ ​an​ ​intern.​ ​In​ ​January​ ​of​ ​2017​ ​he​ ​was​ ​brought​ ​on full​ ​time​ ​as​ ​an​ ​Internal​ ​Auditor​ ​assigned​ ​to​ ​the​ ​Healthcare System.​ ​Prior​ ​to​ ​joining​ ​USA,​ ​he​ ​worked​ ​as​ ​an​ ​intern​ ​in​ ​a public​ ​accounting​ ​firm.


 

 Alena​ ​Tarasevich
Alena​ ​Tarasevich
Student​ ​Intern