November 6, 2019
CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, VA — Steve Sanderson, audit manager with Chesterfield County’s Department of Internal Audit, recently earned the Certified Information Systems Auditor, or CISA, credential from ISACA. The CISA designation is a globally recognized certification for information systems audit control, assurance and security professionals. The CISA certification demonstrates Sanderson has the knowledge, skills and credibility to offer opinions and solutions, as well as to audit all areas related to information systems.
Sanderson passed an exam and successfully met CISA experience and education requirements. The exam tests professional knowledge across five domains, including auditing; governance and management; system acquisition, development and implementation; system operations, maintenance, and service management; and protection of information assets.
“I appreciate Steve continuing to build his technology knowledge,” Greg Akers, Internal Audit director, said. “Obtaining his CISA credential strengthens our team and allows us to continue increasing our focus for a critical risk area.”
The Chesterfield County Department of Internal Audit’s mission is to provide objective analysis and information to management and those charged with governance. This helps to provide residents an efficient, customer-oriented government with the highest ethics and integrity. Sanderson’s new certification adds to the professional credentials held by Internal Audit’s 10-member team, which includes two certified information systems auditors, five certified public accountants, a certified internal auditor, three certified fraud examiners, one certified government auditing professional and one chartered global management accountant.
With more than 140,000 professionals in over 180 countries, ISACA is the trusted source of knowledge, standards, networking and career development for information systems audit, control, security, cybersecurity, risk, privacy and governance professionals. ISACA advances and validates business-critical skills and knowledge through its globally respected certifications.
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