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Location

391 College Avenue, Suite 402
Clemson, South Carolina 29634

Staff

  • Cathy Y. Tillett, CPA, CRMA — Director

    Cathy Y. Tillett, CPA, Internal Auditing at Clemson University, Clemson South CarolinaCathy joined the Clemson University Office of Internal Auditing in 2006 as the Director. She previously worked in Internal Auditing at Clemson from 1988 to 1999. Cathy also held the positions of Cost Accounting Manager and Interim Procurement Director in the Clemson University Comptroller’s Office. Prior to her arrival at Clemson in 1988, Cathy spent several years in public accounting performing audit and tax services. Cathy has held adjunct faculty positions at both Clemson University and Tri-County Technical College.
     
    Cathy received a Bachelor of Science in Financial Management and a Master of Professional Accountancy from Clemson University. She is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and holds a Certification in Risk Management Assurance (CRMA).  Cathy is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), the State of South Carolina Government Finance Officers Association (SCGFOA), the South Carolina State Internal Auditors Association (SCSIAA) and the Association of College and University Auditors (ACUA). 
     
    Cathy is active in her local church and enjoys outdoor activities such as water sports, hiking, softball and spectator sports. She owns a Mazda Miata and enjoys driving in the mountains on those sharp, fast turn.

    864-656-2387
    young@clemson.edu

  • Lynn Cole, CIA, CTA — Assistant Director

    Lynn Cole, Internal Auditing at Clemson University, Clemson South CarolinaLynn currently serves as the Assistant Director. She joined the Clemson University Office of Internal Auditing in 2006 as Control Self Assessment Manager. Lynn has held various audit positions since 1994, including Senior Auditor with Peoples Bancorporation, Inc. and Audit Supervisor with The South Financial Group.

    Lynn received a Bachelor of Science in Financial Management from Clemson University.  She is a Certified Internal Auditor (CIA), Certified Trust Auditor (CTA) and member of the Institute of Internal Auditors.
     

    864-656-4895
    lynnc@clemson.edu

  • Larry Crawford, CIA — Senior Auditor

    Larry Crawford, CIA, Internal Auditing at Clemson University, Clemson South CarolinaLarry rejoined the Clemson University Office of Internal Auditing in 1998 as a Staff Auditor. Currently, Larry is a Senior Auditor. He has more than 20 years of audit experience, including Internal Auditing at Clemson from 1981 to 1985. Larry has held audit positions in public accounting and at the School District of Pickens County.

    Larry received a Bachelor of Science in Financial Management and a Master of Career and Technology Education from Clemson University. He is a Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) and a member of the Certified Fraud Examiners Association.

    Larry is active in his local church and enjoys spending time with his wife, Lynn, and three children, Aaron, Blake and Corie.

    864-656-4898
    lcrawfo@clemson.edu

  • Shanika Holland, CIA — Senior Auditor

    Shanika Holland, Internal Auditing at Clemson University, Clemson South CarolinaShanika joined the Clemson University Office of Internal Auditing in 2008 and now serves as Senior Auditor. Prior to her employment at the University, Shanika’s accounting responsibilities included SEC reporting, financial statement preparation and analysis, budget analysis, general ledger accounting and other financial reporting duties in various industries to include healthcare, financial institutions and telecommunications. 

    She has a Bachelor of Science in Financial Management from Clemson University and a Master of Business Administration from Anderson University. Shanika is a Certified Internal Auditor.

    Shanika loves spending time with her family. She also enjoys the performing arts, bowling, traveling by car and experiencing new walking trails.

    864-656-4900 
    shanika@clemson.edu

  • Arthur Leonard, CIA, CFE — Audit Manager

    Arthur Leonard, MBA, CIA, Clemson University, Clemson South Carolina, Internal Auditing at Clemson University, Clemson South Carolina

    Arthur joined the Clemson University Office of Internal Auditing in 2013 as an Audit Manager. He began his career at the University of South Carolina in 2001 where he held positions in both the Internal Audit Department and the Division of Business and Finance. He returned to Internal Auditing as an Audits Supervisor at the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control in 2007 before coming on board with Clemson University.

    He received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, with a major in Accounting, from the University of South Carolina and a Master of Business Administration from Winthrop University. He also completed the College Business Management Institute (CBMI) at the University of Kentucky. Arthur is a Certified Internal Auditor (CIA), Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) and is a member of the Institute of Internal Auditors, the South Carolina State Internal Auditors Association, and the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners.

    Outside the office, Arthur and his wife, Rebecca, stay busy with their three children. The Leonards are often out and about, participating in sporting activities, Cub Scouts, or taking in a recital or symphony concert. They are always looking for the next opportunity to take advantage of the various recreational activities our beautiful state offers, whether that may be a hike in the mountains or a lazy day at the beach.

    864-656-4899
    ajleona@clemson.edu

  • Janet Lollis — Administrative Coordinator

    Janet Lollis, Internal Auditing at Clemson University, Clemson South CarolinaJanet joined the Clemson University Office of Internal Auditing in 2008 and now serves as Administrative Coordinator. Her contributions to the Department include editing, formatting, producing, and distributing audit reports, as well as answering all calls to the Auditing Department.

    Prior to coming to Internal Auditing, Janet was over the Production Department at The Pickens Sentinel. 

    Janet enjoys a wide variety of hobbies including reading, photography, water skiing, and gardening.

    864-656-2387
    janetl@clemson.edu

  • Kathy Riley, CISA, Oracle DBA — Information Systems Audit Manager

    Kathy Riley, Internal Auditing at Clemson University, Clemson South Carolina Kathy joined the Clemson University Office of Internal Audit in April of 2008 as an Information Technology (IT) Audit Manager. She assists departments with IT security issues and performs information system audits.  Kathy has an IT background with significant experience as an Oracle Database, Application and UNIX System Administrator. She is a Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) and a member of the ISACA organization. She has worked with Financial, Human Resources, Student Information, Revenue Management, and a variety of other applications.

    Kathy is originally from Michigan and is a veteran of the United States Navy. She has lived in South Carolina since 1988 and earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Information Systems from Clemson University.


    864-656-4903
    kriley@clemson.edu

  • Jeff Rosenberger, CIA, CISA — Senior Auditor

    Jeff Rosenberger, CIA, CISA, Internal Auditing at Clemson University, Clemson South CarolinaJeff joined the Clemson University Office of Internal Auditing in 1989 as a Staff Auditor. With over 20 years of audit experience, Jeff currently serves the University as a Senior Auditor. During his career at Clemson, Jeff has also served as the University’s Information Systems Auditor. Prior to coming to Clemson, Jeff worked in the automotive industry and brings a mechanical aptitude to the job that facilitates an understanding of many of the agricultural, mechanical and infrastructure-related operations of the University.

    Jeff holds degrees in Accounting and Psychology from Central Wesleyan College (Southern Wesleyan University). Jeff is a Certified Internal Auditor as well as a Certified Information Systems Auditor.

    He is active in the community and exemplifies Clemson’s public service mission by serving on the Table Rock Retreat and Conference Center Board, the Seneca Wesleyan Church Board (Treasurer) and is a committee member of Boy Scouts of America Troop 134 in Six Mile, S.C. Jeff also teaches an adult Sunday School class and a Wednesday night children’s class.
     

    864-656-4896
    rjeffre@clemson.edu

  • Matt Talbot — Staff Auditor

    Matt Talbot, Internal Auditing at Clemson University, Clemson South Carolina

    Matt began his career in the insurance industry, working for Metropolitan Life Insurance Company in Central New York before taking on his current role as Staff Auditor for the Office of Internal Auditing at Clemson University.

    He received a Bachelor of Science from Oswego State University and a Financial Crime Investigator certification from Utica College.  Matt is a member of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE) and the Association of College and University Auditors (ACUA).


    864-656-4901
    mtalbot@clemson.edu