Brian Daniels

Immediate Past President

Brian Daniels, CIA, CISA, GCFA

The University of Tennessee

Brian is the Chief Audit and Compliance Officer at The University of Tennessee. Previously, he served as an IT Auditor and ultimately the Assistant Director of IT Audit at the University of Virginia. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Information Technology from Virginia Tech, and an MBA degree from James Madison University.

He currently serves on the ACUA Membership Committee and the ACUA Audit Committee. Brian has presented at ACUA national conferences on a number of topics, including Athletics, Financial Aid, Business Continuity, and Linux Server Security, and served in various other conference roles as well. In addition to delivering an ACUA webinar regarding IT Audit, he has also spoken at a number of state-level engagements. Brian has participated in a number of QARs for ACUA peers.

Brian is a Certified Internal Auditor, Certified Information Systems Auditor, and holds the designation of Certified Forensic Analyst through SANS. In addition to his formal educational training, he also completed the College Business Management Institute sponsored by SACUBO and the University of Kentucky.