The IIA's Audit Executive Center (AEC) is the essential resource for chief audit executives (CAEs) led by Director Christopher Polke, AEC staff, and supported by a group of experienced CAE volunteers who serve on the AEC Advisory Council.
AEC Advisory Council
The AEC Advisory Council is dedicated to assisting the AEC staff with strategic direction and key initiatives of the Center, delivering relevant content, resources, and solutions of interest to CAEs. Board members are nominated and elected each year, serving a term of at least two years.
VP and General Auditor, Pitney Bowes, Inc.
Executive Director Internal Audit, British Columbia Ferry Services, Inc.
VP Internal Audit, Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc.
VP Internal Audit, Texas Instruments
Michael J. Hession
SVP & General Auditor, The Hartford
Katherine Homer, CIA, CRMA
Chief Audit Executive, Bose Corporation
W. Charles Johnson, Jr., CIA, CFSA, CGAP, CRMA, QIAL
General Auditor, Lowe Colorado River Authority
David B. Lewis
General Auditor, Praxair, Inc.
Kevin Patton, CIA, CRMA
Chief Audit Executive, Ohio State University
Jodell Ford Renn, CIA
VP Internal Audit, Kentucky Higher Education Student Loan
VP Internal Audit, Ameritas