Tisha N. Edwards, CIGA
Tisha Edwards is Senior Audit Manager in the Office of Integrity and Oversight (OIO) where she is responsible for audits and special projects at the Office of Tax and Revenue (OTR). She joined the Office of the Chief Financial Officer (OCFO) OTR Internal Audit Division in March 1997.
Upon joining the OCFO, Edwards was appointed to the clean opinion task force, served as project manager for the accounts receivable data purification projects, worked with the Office of Financial Operations and Systems (OFOS) on cash reconciliation and assisted the OTR with resolution of yellow book and management letter comments.
Edwards currently leads the audit team responsible for conducting performance audits of the tax agency and regularly assists the internal security division on tax related investigations and transaction analysis.
Prior to joining the OCFO, Edwards was a supervising senior auditor with the KPMG Peat Marwick LLP (KPMG) Washington, DC office, where she primarily worked in the state and local government sector. Some of her clients included the District of Columbia, DC Housing Authority, Montgomery County Public Schools, and the Bureau of Engraving and Printing.
Edwards holds a Bachelors of Science degree in Accounting from Hampton University in Hampton, Virginia and is a Certified Inspector General Auditor (CIGA).