Eric Russell, CIA, CGAP, CGMS, MPA

Eric Russell, CIA, CGAP, CGMS, MPA

Senior Manager,
Crowe’s Risk Consulting – Public Sector Services

Eric Russell is a senior manager in Crowe’s Risk Consulting – Public Sector Services delivery unit. Eric is a regulatory compliance specialist focusing primarily on the management and audit of Federal awards and contracts on behalf of Federal agencies and various non-profit and commercial recipients and subrecipients. His efforts have included the planning and execution of audits in accordance with Government Auditing Standards, conduct and facilitation of organizational risk assessments, Uniform Guidance audit preparation activities, and the design, documentation, and implementation of internal controls over compliance and financial reporting. In addition, Eric has worked with clients to assess and enhance their internal controls, to plan for the procurement and implementation of financial management systems, and to evaluate and enhance business processes.

Eric is a Certified Internal Auditor, Certified Government Auditing Professional, and a Certified Grants Management Specialist. He holds a Master’s of Public Administration degree from The Ohio State University (OSU) and a Bachelor’s of Business Administration degree from Stetson University. Eric currently services on the Board of Alumni Advisors at OSU’s John Glenn College of Public Affairs and serves as Secretary of the National Grants Management Association’s Board of Directors.

Session 2: Understanding and Managing Indirect Cost-Related Risks

Indirect Costs have and continue to be an area of compliance and financial risk for grants and contract managers alike. The requirements applicable to indirect costs vary based on organization type, and regulatory responsibilities and expectations of those administering and monitoring subawards and contracts are often misunderstood or improperly executed. During this session, participants will […]

Grants Focused