Internal Audit

The Office of Internal Audit measures and evaluates the effectiveness of internal controls within the accounting, financial and operating systems of the LSU System (University Administration, LSU, LSU at Alexandria, LSU at Eunice, LSU at Shreveport, LSU Agricultural Center, Hebert Law Center, Health Care Services Division, Health Sciences Center in New Orleans, Health Sciences Center in Shreveport, and Pennington Biomedical Research Center.

Management is responsible for establishing and maintaining effective business practices and controls. Internal Audit assists management and the Board of Supervisors by furnishing impartial, independent analyses, appraisals, recommendations, and pertinent comments on the business activities reviewed.

LSU System Internal Audit Staff

Main Office

  • Telephone: 225-578-5475
  • Fax: 225-578-4749

Chad Brackin, CPA, CFE
Chief Auditor
3810 W. Lake Shore Dr. Rm. 122
Baton Rouge, LA. 70808
Office: 225-578-4736
E-mail: cmb@lsu.edu

Sonya McCoy, CPA
Associate Chief Auditor

3810 W. Lake Shore Dr. Rm. 122
Baton Rouge, LA. 70808
Office: 225-578-4748
E-mail: smccoy1@lsu.edu

James Ponce, CPA, CIA
Director of Internal Audit

146 Manship Research Facility
Louisiana State University
Baton Rouge, LA 70803
Office: 225- 578-4740
Email: jponce3@lsu.edu

Lakenya Collins, CPA, MS
Director – Internal Audit
1542 Tulane Avenue, Suite 863
New Orleans, LA 70112
Office: 504-568-2030
E-mail: lcoll9@lsuhsc.edu
Fax: 504-568-5606

Sammy WyattSammy Wyatt, MBA, CFE, CCEP
Manager – Investigative Audit Services
3810 W. Lake Shore Dr. Rm. 122
Baton Rouge, LA. 70808
Office: 225-578-5473
Cell: 225-252-4286
E-mail: swyatt@lsu.edu

Tony Gonce, CISA
Information Systems Auditor

3810 W. Lake Shore Dr. Rm. 122
Baton Rouge, LA. 70808
Office: 225-578-4737
E-Mail: agonce1@lsu.edu

Connie Addison
Coordinator

3810 W. Lake Shore Dr. Rm. 122
Baton Rouge, LA. 70808
Office: 225-578-5475
Email: caddison@lsu.edu

Tara Ball, CPA
Manager – Internal Audit

1501 Kings Hwy.
Shreveport, LA. 71103
Office: 318-675-7752
Email: tball7@lsu.edu

Stephanie Rhodes, CIA
Internal Auditor

146 Manship Research Facility
Louisiana State University
Baton Rouge, LA 70803
Office: 225-578-8868
Email: srhodes@lsu.edu

Tryone Johnson, CHC
Internal Auditor

146 Manship Research Facility
Louisiana State University
Baton Rouge, LA 70803
Office: 225-578-8905
E-mail: tjohn55@lsu.edu

Toby Miller
Internal Audito
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146 Manship Research Facility
Louisiana State University
Baton Rouge, LA 70803
Office: 225-578-4365
Email: tobymiller@lsu.edu

Emmanuel Gill
Internal Auditor

146 Manship Research Facility
Louisiana State University
Baton Rouge, LA 70803
Office: 225-578-8811
Email: egill@lsu.edu

Christen Legleu
Internal Auditor

146 Manship Research Facility
Louisiana State University
Baton Rouge, LA 70803
Office: 225-578-6928
Email: clegle5@lsu.edu

Kevin Starns, CPA
Internal Auditor

146 Manship Research Facility
Louisiana State University
Baton Rouge, LA 70803
Office: 225-578-8728
Email: kstam7@lsu.edu

Kyle Brady
Internal Auditor

146 Manship Research Facility
Louisiana State University
Baton Rouge, LA 70803
Office: 225-578-8772
Email: kbrad13@lsu.edu

Eric Roos
Internal Auditor
1542 Tulane Avenue, Suite 868
New Orleans, LA 70112
Office: 504-568-4666
E-mail: eroos@lsuhsc.edu
Fax: 504-568-5606