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The BARR management team has years of experience leading cybersecurity compliance audits for companies of all sizes in the most highly-regulated industries. With our leadership, tools and expertise, we can help your organization achieve the security you need and the compliance to succeed. Get to know the BARR management team’s past experience and certifications below.

Angela Carpenter

Angela Carpenter

Manager, Cyber Risk Advisory

Angela Redmond is known for her exemplary client service as well as her technical expertise in assessing security and compliance against regulatory standards including SOC 1, SOC 2, and SOC for Cybersecurity. Angela currently serves clients in a wide range of industries — from global technology services and media production to financial services.

Prior to joining BARR, Angela was a Senior Auditor for the Federal Reserve Bank in Kansas City and later a Financial Systems Analyst at the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System in Washington, D.C. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Kansas State University.

CERTIFICATIONS
HITRUST CCSFP
ISO/IEC 27001 Lead Auditor
AICPA Advanced SOC for Service Organizations Certificate

Hannah Kenney

Manager, Cyber Risk Advisory

Hannah Kenney is a Manager in BARR Advisory’s Cyber Risk Advisory practice. She serves on cyber risk engagements for computer software, human resources, and financial technology organizations, where she is responsible for planning, execution, and delivery of cyber assessments, and reporting process improvements.

Hannah’s background includes extensive project management experience. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Information Systems and Business Analytics from the University of Kansas.

CERTIFICATIONS
ISO Lead Auditor
AICPA Advanced SOC for Service Organizations Certificate
Actively pursuing CISA

Swathi West

Manager, HITRUST

As HITRUST manager, Swathi West leads BARR’s HITRUST practice. Her focus is on strengthening client relationships and developing new business opportunities. She also plans and executes information technology SOC audits, client risk assessments, and GRC Advisory engagements for BARR’s rapidly expanding client portfolio.

Prior to BARR, Swathi was a Senior Consultant at Schellman & Company, working on several HITRUST, SOC, and HIPAA certification projects. She also worked for UnitedHealth Group’s information security team and for Cardinal Health, where she gained experience selecting security tools, planning security testing, and the auditing process. Swathi has a bachelor's degree from Vignan Institute of Technology and Aeronautical Engineering and a master's degree from the University of North Dakota.

CERTIFICATIONS
CIPP/US
CISA
HITRUST CCSFP
Certificate of Cloud Security Knowledge (CCSK)
ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Certified Architect Associate
Microsoft Certified Azure Fundamentals

Cameron Kline

Manager, Cyber Risk Advisory

Cameron Kline serves as the engagement lead for SOC 2 reports. He specializes in technology clients, conducting technology risk assessments, SOC engagements, compliance audits, and IT operational engagements.

Cameron owns the project management aspect of client engagements, ensuring evidence is obtained and documented in a timely manner. He strives to engage and build relationships with all BARR clients and ensures top quality for all clients. Cameron earned a Bachelor of Science in Information Systems and Finance from the University of Maryland.

TECHNICAL SKILLS
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
SQL Server
SAP
Microsoft Excel
Windows Active Directory
Quickbase
Jira
Confluence
Datadog
UNIX

Cody Hewell

Manager, Quality

Cody Hewell guides engagement teams to provide top quality audit services that meet BARR’s quality standards. Cody has successfully worked within attestation doing audit engagements at BARR Advisory and other firms. Previously, he worked in GRC and risk teams at Fortune 500 companies. In addition, he has past U.S. Military experience, including active and reserve roles in the U.S. Army, working in technical operations.

Cody earned a Master of Science in Information Systems from Georgia State University, a Master of Science in Instructional Systems and Learning Technologies from Florida State University, and a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the University of Georgia.

CERTIFICATIONS
Advanced SOC for Service Organizations Certificate
Actively pursuing CISSP

Dan Mathewson

Dan Mathewson

Manager, Cyber Risk Advisory

As a Manager in BARR’s Cyber Risk Advisory practice, Dan Mathewson is responsible for planning and executing information technology readiness engagements and audits (SOC 1, SOC 2) for clients in various industries. Through his work he brings his diverse experience and skill sets to assist with bridging the gap between compliance reporting and businesses' understanding of risk and risk mitigating strategies.

Dan has a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and Management Information Systems from the University of Minnesota Duluth.

CERTIFICATIONS
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
HITRUST Certified Common Security Framework Practitioner (CCSFP)
HITRUST Certified HITRUST Quality Professional (CHQP)
ISO 27001 Lead Auditor

Senior Consultant, Cyber Risk Advisory, Julie Mungai

Julie Mungai

Manager, Cyber Risk Advisory

Julie Mungai brings extensive experience in performing internal controls audits, including business process and technology audits, for domestic and international clients in manufacturing, technology and pharmaceutical industries as well as compliance activities including attestation of services (SOC 1, SOC 2).

Before joining BARR, Julie gained five years of experience in risk assurance at PwC. Julie has a bachelor’s degree from Georgia State University and a master’s degree from New York University.

CERTIFICATIONS
ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Certified Information Security Auditor (CISA)
AICPA Advanced SOC for Service Organizations Certificate

Whitney Perez, Senior Consultant

Whitney Perez

Director, Quality

As the Director of Quality, Whitney Perez brings a wealth of experience in internal audits, SOX, information security, and internal control development. She evaluates risk and controls for industries including energy, government, and financial services.

CERTIFICATIONS
Certified Information Security Auditor (CISA)
Certificate of Cloud Security Knowledge (CCSK)
AICPA Advanced SOC for Service Organizations Certificate
ISO/IEC 27001 Lead Auditor

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