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WHEREAS, internal auditing is an independent, objective assurance or consulting function that is insightful, proactive, and future-focused, adding value to both public and private sector organizations and helping them to achieve their goals; and

WHEREAS, the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) is a global professional association and standard-setting body for internal auditors whose mission is to provide dynamic leadership for the global profession of internal auditing; and

WHEREAS, the IIA serves as the world's leader in professional certification, education, research, and technical guidance for internal auditors, with more than 180,000 members and representation from over 170 countries, including 160 chapters worldwide and two IIA chapters in Nevada; and

WHEREAS, governance groups and senior management rely on Internal Audit for insight and objective assurance that existing internal controls are adequate to mitigate organizational risks, that governance and risk management processes are effective and efficient, and organizational goals and strategic objectives are met; and

WHEREAS, the State of Nevada acknowledges the important role of internal auditors, and the positive impacts of the internal audit profession in promoting efficiency, productivity, and success in this state;

NOW, THEREFORE, I, BRIAN SANDOVAL, GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF NEVADA, do hereby proclaim  May 2016

 INTERNAL AUDIT AWARENESS MONTH

 

 Proclamation Seal Only                         Signatures of Governor Brian Sandoval, Barbara Cegaske & Wayne Thorley