Michael Bowman CPA, CISA

Director - IT and Security Audits, Department of Veterans Affairs

Michael Bowman is the Director of the Information Technology and Security Audits Division, Office of Inspector General (OIG) at the Department of Veterans Affairs. As Director, Mr. Bowman supervises the OIG’s annual evaluation of the information security program in connection with the Federal Information Security Modernization Act (FISMA). Mr. Bowman has more than 25 years of experience auditing and evaluating system implementation projects, both in the Federal government and in private industry. Prior to joining the VA OIG, Mr. Bowman was the Assistant Director for Management Advisory Services at the U.S. House of Representatives OIG, which performs audits of system implementation projects at the House. Mr. Bowman graduated with honors from the University of Colorado (CU) with a Bachelor of Science degree, while majoring in business administration and accounting. In 1990, the Colorado Society of Certified Public Accountants selected Mr. Bowman as the outstanding accounting graduate from CU. Mr. Bowman is a Certified Public Accountant, a Certified Information Systems Auditor, and a Microsoft Certified System Engineer.