Division Director - Corporate Compliance & Continuous Improvement, Collier County Board of County Commissioners

Megan Gaillard also has returned to the Collier County Board of County Commissioners as the Division Director for Corporate Compliance and Continuous Improvement. In this capacity she helps improvement operations and controls for county-wide and division operations. She served as the Public Utilities Department Utilities Finance Division Director as a special assignment, as well as, completed a special assignment for the Public Services Department Domestic Animal Divisions to help enhance controls and resolve issues. In this capacity she is responsible for finance and operations for the utilities. Megan Gaillard is serving as an auditor and consultant for Auditing, Forensics, and Consulting, LLC. In this capacity, she completes governmental special reviews for financial and budget information. Additionally, she teaches at the graduate level for Florida Atlantic University for Accounting Fraud Examination Conduct and Procedures. Megan Gaillard previously served as an Assistant City Auditor III / Quality Control Audit Manager for the City of Fort Lauderdale and the Interim City Auditor. In this capacity, she helped the government improve and enhance internal controls to make City operations more effective and efficient. She serves on the Association of Government Accountants Professional Ethics Board and the Professional Development Training committees. She is the Vice President for the Palm Beach County Institute of Internal Auditors Chapter. Ms. Gaillard is a frequent speaker at national and local conferences for accountants, auditors, and government professionals on topics, such as, data analytics, fraud, information technology, internal controls, risk management and assessment, and investigations.