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Cindy Yu

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Title: Director

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Cindy Yu is a Director of Internal Audit for OCRO.  She joined the department in August 2010 and directs financial, operational, and compliance audits as well as integrated reviews of enterprise risk management for Stanford University and Stanford Management Company. Cindy also had prior responsibilities to manage audits for Stanford Medicine, which includes Stanford Health Care, Lucile Packard Hospital/Stanford Children’s Health, and the School of Medicine. 

Prior to joining Stanford, Cindy was a Lead Auditor at Blue Shield of California in San Francisco.  Cindy has over 25 years of public accounting, finance, and auditing experience in various industries, including healthcare, airport, marine terminals, entrepreneurial companies, and non-profits.

Cindy holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration from Oregon State University. She is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Certified Internal Auditor (CIA), and Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA). She is a member of the Oregon Society of Certified Public Accountants (OSCPA), Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA), Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA), and the Association of College and University Auditors (ACUA).