Sarah Mongeau, CGFM, CPA, CFE
Audit Director, Independent Authorities and Education
Massachusetts State Auditor´s Office
Sarah is an Auditor Director at the Commonwealth of Massachusetts State Auditor’s Office (SAO). Since joining the SAO in 2017, Sarah has worked with public institutions of higher education and independent authorities conducting performance audits to promote accountability and transparency, improve performance and make the Commonwealth’s government work better.
Prior to joining the SAO, Sarah worked for the University of Massachusetts President’s Office as the University Controller from 2012-2017 and as a Senior Internal Auditor from 2008-2012. She worked as an independent contractor from 1998-2008 following completion of several years public accounting at Arthur Andersen in Boston.
Sarah holds a Master of Science in Accounting from Bentley College, is a Certified Public Accountant, Certified Government Financial Manager and a Certified Fraud Examiner. Presently, Sarah is the Chapter President-Elect for the AGA Boston Chapter.
Sarah is a lifetime resident of Grafton, Massachusetts where she and husband Rick have raised their two children, Matthew and Meredith. Outside of work, Sarah enjoys practicing yoga and running/walking her beloved dog Bergeron.