Whitley Penn Welcomes Cortnee Brekke, CFE, CIA

Dallas, TX (June 16, 2022) Whitley Penn welcomes Risk Advisory Services Senior Manager, Cortnee Brekke, CFE, CIA, to the firm.

“We are excited to welcome Cortnee to Whitley Penn and the Risk Advisory Services team,” stated John Williamson, Risk Advisory Services Partner. “Her extensive industry knowledge and experience will provide a unique perspective to the team. We look forward to working alongside her to continue providing top notch client service and solutions.”

Brekke has a combined 18 years of consulting and audit experience for resourceful efficient and professional analysis of risk assessments, key control identification, control environment evaluation, process reviews and detailed testing results. She is also very experienced with the management and execution for Internal Audit and Sarbanes-Oxley audits and key control gap analyses in a variety of industries such as banking, textiles, medical devices, energy, food and beverage, and media and entertainment.

Brekke is a member of Empowering Women’s Leadership (EWL), the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE), and the Institute of Internal Audit (IIA).

Brekke received her B.S. in Accounting from Miami University and her MBA/ACC from the University of Phoenix.

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