Megan Mesko

Partner, Sikich

Ms. Mesko is a partner at Cotton & Company Assurance and Advisory, LLC, a Sikich company, that has over 12 years of experience conducting audits and compliance reviews of contract and grant funding awarded to institutes of higher education, hospitals and not-for-profit entities. Throughout her career Ms. Mesko has had the opportunity to work with a variety of federal offices of inspector general to evaluate grantee/contractor compliance with the Uniform Guidance, the Federal Acquisition Regulation, federal agency criteria, grant/contract-specific terms and conditions, and institutional policies at hundreds of organizations. Ms. Mesko also utilizes her expertise to provide internal consulting services to federal agencies, state governments, institutes of higher education, not-for-profit entities, and for-profit organizations. These services have included designing risk assessments to evaluate the risk of contracts/awards within funder portfolios, assisting in the development of internal and external compliance reviews/monitoring programs, and providing subject matter expertise regarding best practices for improving grantee compliance.