Kevin Robinson

Kevin Robinson, CIA, CFE

Auburn University

Kevin Robinson, CIA, CFE, is the Associate Vice President for Audit, Compliance & Privacy at Auburn University and a Past President of the Association of College and University Auditors (ACUA). Kevin has been with Auburn University for over 28 years and previously served as the Executive Director of Internal Auditing from 2001 to 2015 when he was promoted to Associate Vice President (AVP). As AVP he serves as the chief audit, compliance, and privacy executive for the institution.

Kevin is a Certified Internal Auditor (CIA), a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE), and a trained facilitator for Kouzes and Posner’s “The Leadership Challenge.” He holds a BS and Master’s degree in Accounting and is an adjunct instructor in the School of Accountancy at Auburn University’s Harbert College of Business.  He currently teaches “Fraud Examination” each spring in the Masters of Accountancy Program at Auburn University.

Kevin is the primary author of the highly popular monthly electronic newsletter “Case-in-Point: Lessons for the Proactive Manager” which discusses emerging risks in higher education.  He has also published articles in ACUA’s “College and University Auditor” and has been quoted in “The Business Officer” magazine, “USA Today,” and other newspapers and articles.

Mr. Robinson’s areas of expertise:

  • Occupational Fraud
  • Conducting Investigations
  • Organizational Compliance
  • Higher Education Risk Trends
  • Leadership
  • Soft Skills for Audit & Compliance Professionals