Januszkiewicz Receives Prestigious Esther R. Sawyer Award
Tuesday, August 1, 2017
Congratulations to Kyle J. Januszkiewicz who, on July 27, received the Esther R. Sawyer Award for exceptional writing. The award was presented during The Institute of Internal Auditors’ (IIA) International Conference held in Sydney, Australia. Kyle received the award for his essay, “The Roles and Future of Internal Audit in Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC).”
Kyle joined Lumsden McCormick in July 2017 from the University of Buffalo after graduating with a Master of Science in Accounting, specializing in audit and risk management.
The award was established to honor the memory of the late wife of Larry Sawyer, author of The Practice of Modern Internal Auditing, and recognizes the best original student manuscript on a topic related to modern internal auditing. Submissions must be written by students from an Internal Auditing Education Partnership (IAEP) school.
About an Internal Auditing Education Partnership
IAEP is a formal program based on a curriculum for the education and training of internal audit students, within an undergraduate or post-graduate degree program. Over the past 10 years, the Internal Audit Foundation’s academic fund has awarded more than $1.5 million in grants to IAEP universities worldwide.
About the Internal Audit Foundation
The Internal Audit Foundation (Foundation) is the donor-supported arm of The Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA). The nonprofit Foundation conducts groundbreaking research and scholarly publishing, offers essential career development and thought leadership products through The IIA Bookstore, and works with colleges and universities through the Internal Auditing Education Partnership (IAEP) program to enlighten the next generation of internal auditors. www.theiia.org or www.theiia.org/foundation.
About Lumsden McCormick
Lumsden & McCormick, LLP is one of the largest locally owned certified public accounting firms in Western New York providing auditing, accounting, personal and corporate tax, estate and gift tax planning, international taxation, business valuation, litigation, forensic accounting and nonprofit accounting software services. The Firm serves commercial businesses, nonprofit and exempt organizations, individuals, and closely held businesses in Western New York and Canada.