04.01.2021 | Public Notice

SANDAG is seeking three public members and potential alternates to serve on its Audit Committee.

The three public members will serve with two SANDAG Board members for a two-year term, beginning in approximately May 2021. All committee members will be appointed by the SANDAG Board of Directors.

The SANDAG Audit Committee is responsible for making recommendations to the Board of Directors regarding oversight of the SANDAG Independent Performance Auditor, SANDAG's annual audit plan, the firm to perform the SANDAG annual financial statement audits, and internal control guidelines for the agency. The Audit Committee also will monitor the implementation of any corrective actions arising from the audits.

Public member applicants must possess independence, experience, and technical expertise including, but not limited to, knowledge of accounting, auditing, and financial reporting. Applicants also must meet minimum professional standards, which include ten years of experience as a certified public accountant, a certified internal auditor, or ten years of other professional accounting, auditing, financial, or legal experience in audit management.

Public member applicants will be considered by a screening committee composed of one SANDAG Board member, a chief financial officer or finance director from a SANDAG member agency, and at least one outside financial expert. 

Applicants are asked to submit the following items:

Application for Audit Committee Public Member Appointment
Completed Form 700

Please submit this information no later than May 1, 2021, to:

Attn: Francesca Webb
401 B Street, Suite 800
San Diego, CA 92101