About Us

The Audit and Advisory Services team assists campuses and the Chancellor's Office in mitigating risk and making the CSU system more efficient.

Mission & Goals

Through a systematic approach, Audit and Advisory Services evaluates and improves the effectiveness of risk management, control, and governance processes.

Read the Mission

Statement of Purpose

This statement outlines the responsibilities of the Audit and Advisory Services team.

Read About ​the Purpose

Staff Directory

Organizational Chart (PDF)

Department Number: ​(562) 951-4430​

Vice Chancellor and Chief Audit Officer​
Vlad Marinescu​​
Vice Chancellor and Chief Audit Officer(562) 951-4430
Alina TinocoExecutive Assistant​
(562) 951-4447
Sarah VagtsChief of Staff(562) 951-4441
Robin JonesSenior Report Manager(562) 951-4430

Assistant Vice Chancellor and Deputy Chief Audit Officer
Janice MirzaAssistant Vice Chancellor and Deputy Chief Audit Officer
(562) 951-4430
​​Campus Audits Teams
Campus Assignments: Chancellor’s Office, Channel Islands, Chico, Pomona, San Diego, San Francisco, San Jose, Stanislaus
Ann HoughSenior Audit Manager
(562) 951-4435
Marcos ChagollanSenior Auditor
(562) 951-4437
​​​Kyle Ishii
Senior Auditor
(562) 951-4527
​Rita Guy​Internal Auditor​(562) 951-4527
​Cinthia Santamaria
​Internal Auditor
​(562) 951-4290

Campus Assignments: Bakersfield, East Bay, Fresno, Fullerton, Los Angeles, San Luis Obispo, San Marcos, Sonoma
Joanna McDonaldSenior Audit Manager(562) 951-4032
May FloresSenior Auditor
(562) 951-449​3
Alexandra Gonzalez​​​
Senior Auditor
(562) 951-4457
​​​Jesse Santos​Internal Auditor
​(562) 951-4673
Matthew ShumInternal Auditor
​(562) 951 4448
Campus Assignments: Dominguez Hills, Humboldt, Long Beach, Maritime Academy, Monterey Bay, Northridge, Sacramento, San Bernardino
Christina ChenAudit Manager(562) 951-4429
​Christina Fennell
​Senior Auditor
​(562) 951-4528
Laura VazquezSenior Auditor(562) 951-4433
Stephanie MartinelliInternal Auditor(562) 951-4452
Assistant Vice Chancellor, Advisory Services and Special Programs
Mike CalderaAsst. Vice Chancellor, Advisory Services & Special Programs(562) 951-4430
Wendee Shinsato
Director of Audit and Advisory Services
(562) 951-4438
​​Data Analytics
​​Caroline LeeSenior Audit Manager, Data Analytics​(562) 951-4449​
​​Kelly ChenSenior Data Analytics Auditor​(562) 951 4431​
​​​Advisory Services
Dane MacDonaldAdvisory Services Manager(562) 951-4434
Melanie MarcaurelSenior Advisory Services Consultant(562) 951-4480​
Dominick OwensSenior Advisory Services Consultant(562) 951-4451
Jennifer RethwischAdvisory Services Mana​ger(562) 951-4432
Elston WyattSenior Advisory Services Consultant​
(562) 951-4472
Jamarr JohnsonSenior Construction Auditor
(562) 951-4450
Information Technology
Greg Dove
Information Technology Audit Manager(562) 951-4445
David WhiteIT Audit Manager​(562) 951 4453​
Clement ChenSenior Information Technology Auditor(562) 951-4436
Ernesto PangilinanSenior Information Technology Auditor(562) 951-4446
Christopher BurkInformation Technology Auditor(562) 951-4431
​​​Investigations and Intergovernmental Audits
Cindy SanfordDirector of Investigations & Intergovernmental Audits(562) 951-4439
Sharon Best
Manager of Investigations(562) 951-4505
​Brenda Auner
Senior Investigative Auditor​(562) 951-4553