Sharon Bohn, CPA, Senior Auditor, ext. 1-2066
Sharon received her BSBA in Accounting from Christopher Newport College (now University) in 1982. She worked as a Junior Accountant for Rauch, Witt & Company, a public accounting firm, for a year before joining the College in 1983. Initially employed as an Accountant, Sharon assumed increased responsibility in the positions of Auditor and Senior Auditor. She has conducted a wide variety of audits including: academic programs, capital outlay, financial aid, financial statements, human resources, information systems implementation, and NCAA compliance. Sharon is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Institute of Internal Auditors, and College and University Auditors of Virginia (she served as Treasurer for four years). She has served as Treasurer and member of the Board of Directors for the Wesley Foundation, and as Finance Chair and auditor for Tabernacle United Methodist Church. Sharon is married with two children and enjoys antiquing, indoor cycling, weight training, spending time with her family, and working on her old farmhouse.
Cherice Carlos, CPA, CFE, Senior Auditor, ext. 1-2068
Cherice began her accounting career in 1987 through three consecutive summer internships with General Motors Corporation. Cherice received a BS in Accounting in 1991 from Hampton University and was commissioned as a Second Lieutenant in the United States Army Finance Corps. A native of Chicago, she returned to Chicago where she worked as an auditor with Coopers and Lybrand while simultaneously serving as the Finance Officer for the 86th Army Command Headquarters. She later relocated to Virginia where she worked as an Assistant Bank Examiner with the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond before coming to the College as an auditor in 1994. She is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Institute of Internal Auditors, Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, and College and University Auditors of Virginia. Cherice was a major in the United States Army Reserves and served with the United States Joint Forces Command. She served nearly two years on full-time active duty as part of our nation's response to the September 11, 2001 attacks. Cherice is responsible for the Office's Quality Assurance and Improvement program. She has two children.
Matt Keel, Class of 1999, GIAC (GCIA) Security Engineer/Auditor, ext. 1-3152
Matt was appointed to the new position of Security Engineer/Auditor in July of 2006. This position is responsible for the security of the entire William and Mary network and reports to the College's Information Security Officer and the Director of Internal Audit. His responsibilities include intrusion detection, incident handling, and vulnerability assessment. Before joining the Internal Audit office, Matt managed Windows servers and desktops as part of Information Technology's Engineering group. Matt earned a BA in Economics from the College in 1999 and is a member of the Institute of Internal Auditors. He is a GIAC Certified Penetration Tester and is a member of the Research and Education Networking Information Sharing and Analysis Center.
Kristin Pierce, CPA, Senior Auditor, ext 1-2067
Kristin is originally from Virginia Beach and received her BS in Accounting from Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) in 1998. During her senior year at VCU, she obtained an internship with the Richmond office of KPMG and upon graduation, obtained a permanent position there as an Associate Auditor. She stayed with KPMG until 2006, leaving the firm as a Senior Manager. She went on to work for Capital One until she moved back to the Tidewater area where she worked as an Audit Manager for the Norfolk office of Goodman & Company (currently Dixon Hughes Goodman). In November of 2010, Kristin obtained the position of Documentation Accountant at the College where she primarily worked on documenting the policies and procedures over the various functions within the Financial Operations department. During her time in this position, she also helped the College’s ARMICS Compliance Officer perform some of the internal control testing required for the annual ARMICS certification. Kristin joined the Office of Internal Audit in October of 2013. She is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Institute of Internal Auditors, and College and University Auditors of Virginia. Kristin is married with three children and loves to read and spend time with her family. She is a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. and served as the Financial Secretary for three years for the Phi Chi Omega graduate chapter of this organization.