Phone: (614) 365-8903
Degrees and Certifications:
Terri A. Berchak, MBA, CIA, CGAP, CRMA
Terri A Berchak, MBA, CIA, CGAP, CRMA Biographical Sketch
Terri A. Berchak is a Certified Internal Auditor (CIA), Certified Government Audit Professional (CGAP), and holds a Certification in Risk Management Assurance (CRMA). During her 20-year career in the internal audit field, she held positions as a staff auditor for the Ohio Department of Public Safety, Management Analyst Supervisor / Internal Audit Supervisor for the Ohio Bureau of Worker’s Compensation, Senior Auditor / Operations Auditor for SafeAuto Insurance Company, Audit Team Lead / Audit Officer with Huntington Bancshares Incorporated, and currently Segment Audit Manager for Columbus City Schools. Ms. Berchak joined the Columbus City Schools Office of Internal Audit team in 2014.
Ms. Berchak is actively involved with the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) local chapter and international office. Over the last 20 years, she held the positions of Government Relations Committee Chairperson, 2nd Vice-President, President, Board Member, Membership Chairperson, Website Chairperson, Newsletter Editor, Program Committee Member, Regional Conference Facilities Committee Co-Chairperson, and Regional Conference Volunteer Committee Co-Chairperson for the local chapter. Additionally, she served as District Representative for the international office having the responsibility for six chapters in Ohio and Western Pennsylvania.
She received her Bachelor of Science in Finance and Business Management from Franklin University and her Master’s degree in Business Administration with a focus in Leadership from Franklin University.