Adrienne Ommaya currently serves as the Director of IT Audits for the University of Virginia Internal Audit Department. She has worked in audit and risk management in a variety of industries, including education, financial services, technology, legal, and hospitality, serving in various capacities, including Interim CIO, IT Senior Director and the head of Internal Audit. Adrienne possesses a deep knowledge and focus on strategic and risk-based models for audit and risk management functions. Her approach of strategic partnership is highly valued as businesses strengthen and elevate their audit and risk management functions.
Adrienne’s certifications include the Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), ITIL v.3 (F, P), COBIT, Certified in Risk Management Assurance (CRMA), Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE), Certified Internal Auditor (CIA), Certified Internal Controls Auditor (CICA), and Accredited in Quality Assurance Review.
Adrienne holds a Masters of International Management with a specialty in Finance from the University of Maryland, a Bachelors in Anthropology from the University of Utah and studied post-graduate accounting at George Mason University.