Scott Spencer, Vice President of Internal Audit, joined Walker & Dunlop in 2014. In his current role, Mr. Spencer is responsible for overseeing the company’s Internal Audit department and supervising its functions, which include assessing the design and operating effectiveness of internal controls and ensuring that the company’s risk management and governance practices are functioning properly.
Prior to Walker & Dunlop, Mr. Spencer worked in several different capacities for a local public accounting firm. There, he managed complex workstreams and projects, including: performing financial statement audits for construction and real estate clients; providing consulting, regulatory, and compliance testing services for the FDIC’s Loss Share Program; and assisting companies in their implementation of the COSO (Committee of Sponsoring Organizations of the Treadway Commission) framework in preparation for their initial public offerings.
Mr. Spencer holds a Bachelor of Science in financial management with a minor in accounting from Clemson University. He also earned his CPA designation in 2011.
Beyond the company, Mr. Spencer is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA), and the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA).