Manager, Internal Audit

Sarah joined Duke in November 2021 as a principal auditor and was promoted to manager in September 2022. Her role focuses on performing financial and operational audits of the Duke University Health System (DUHS).  Prior to Duke, Sarah worked in the internal audit department at First Citizens Bank & Trust Company for five years as a staff and senior auditor. At First Citizens, Sarah primarily performed assurance work around third-party risk management, human resources, consumer mortgage origination and servicing, wealth management, and personal trust.

Sarah holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting, Financial Analysis Concentration (North Carolina State University, 2012); is a Certified Internal Auditor (CIA); and a Certified Fiduciary and Investment Risk Specialist (CFIRS).