Alex has over 18 years of information technology audit, technology regulatory control compliance, and system integration project experience. Alex has extensive experience in the assessment of technology risk and evaluation of IT controls in support of IT security regulatory compliance engagements (e.g. HIPAA/HITECH and Sarbanes-Oxley). In addition, Alex has extensive experience in working with various IT security control frameworks (e.g. NIST 800, ISO 27001/27002, COBIT, HIPAA, and FERPA). Alex has extensive industry experience including Healthcare, Government, Higher Education and Manufacturing. Alex’s experience includes planning and performing engagements to evaluate and assess IT risk, evaluate the effectiveness of control measures implemented, identify IT control deficiencies, and develop remediation recommendations. Alex is a Certified Public Accountant, Certified Health Professional, and HITRUST certified. Alex is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA). Alex holds a BS degree in Accounting from North Carolina A&T State University.