Cindy Gross, CPA, CISA, is a director in the information technology audit practice at Brown Edwards. Prior to joining Brown Edwards, Cindy was a director in one of the top 10 firms in the nation where she provided IT audit and consulting services to a wide range of entities including financial services, technology and health care entities. She has over 15 years of experience in system development and design. At Brown Edwards, she focuses on providing a full complement of value-added IT assurance and advisory services, ranging from traditional system audits and SOC engagements to penetration testing and Sarbanes-Oxley control evaluations. She also applies her depth and expertise in the areas of disaster recovery/business continuity planning, vendor management and IT risk assessments. Cindy provides services to clients throughout the firm’s nine offices. A 2006 graduate of the University of Texas at Arlington, Cindy has a Master of professional accountancy degree. In addition, she has a B.S. degree in computer programming and information systems from Shepherd University. She is a member of the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) and the Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA).