July 25, 2005
05-200

Charles Harmon Director of University Relations, Edtwon A. Myree Student Assistant

VSU gets new Director of Internal Auditing

Valdosta State University's search for a new Director of Internal Auditing ended with the appointment of Jeanne Severns to the position. Severns, a VSU graduate, officially filled the position effective July 1, 2005.

As the Director of Internal Auditing, Severns is responsible for the audits of all activities of VSU. Severns has over 20 years of accounting and management experience and most recently worked as a public accountant at Ambling Company before coming back to join the executive administration at VSU.

Severns received her BBA in 1984 and MBA in accounting in 2003, when she was voted VSU's Outstanding MBA Student for 2003. Severns replaced William Bennett Jr. who recently retired.