H. Patrick Campbell, CIA, CFE
Phone: (860) 757-9951
H. Patrick Campbell graduated with B.A. degree in Business Administration with a concentration in accounting from St. Michael’s College outside of Burlington, Vermont. He earned a Masters of Business Administration degree with a concentration in Finance from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. Patrick is a Certified Internal Auditor and Certified Fraud Examiner and passed the National Association of Securities Dealers Series 7 Exam. He is a member of the Association of Local Government Auditors, the National and Southern New England chapters of the Institute of Internal Auditors and the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners.
Patrick started his career at the former Combustion Engineering, Inc. (CE) headquarted in Stamford, CT, in the Financial Staff Training Program spending a year in various scheduled assignments in accounting, auditing, systems, programming and corporate budgeting functions. After successfully completing the program he then took a full time position with the Internal Audit Department of the CE Power Systems Group in Windsor, CT where he progressed from a staff auditor to senior auditor while conducting financial, operational and system audits in a manufacturing environment.
Patrick then joined the Internal Audit Department of the CIGNA Corporation in Bloomfield, CT as a Senior Auditor. He progressed from a Senior Auditor to Director through assuming additional responsibilities while executing audits of CIGNA’s life insurance, health insurance, pension and investment business units and corporate functions. Upon promotion to the position of Director, Patrick took responsibility for directing all audit related activities for the CIGNA pension, reinsurance and individual insurance lines of business. In March 1995, Patrick was hired as, and currently holds the position of, Chief Auditor for the City of Hartford.
Craig S. Trujillo, CPA
Craig Stephen Trujillo is a graduate of LaSalle University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and is a Certified Public Accountant and a Charted Global Management Accountant. He is a member of the National and Southern New England Institute of Internal Auditors and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. He is VP and Secretary, Board of Director and past president of the Insurance Internal Auditors Group.
Craig started his career in Public Accounting with a national CPA firm and then joined the Internal Audit Department of the Insurance Company of North America, now CIGNA Corporation. Covering over 20 years with CIGNA, Craig was responsible for the financial and operational audits of Domestic and International Property, Casualty Insurance and Reinsurance Operations including fraud investigations, Life and Employee Benefits, Special Risk, Marine & Aviation, Bonds, and various Investment, Marketing and Sales functions. In 1996, he relocated to Connecticut with his family and joined the GIGNA Healthcare Internal Audit Senior Management Team where he was responsible for all audits of those operations.
In 1998, Craig joined the Phoenix Life Insurance Company Internal Audit Department in Hartford Connecticut as Assistant Vice President. He was responsible for auditing Phoenix’s International, Reinsurance, Investment, and Corporate financial operations. He was the Process Improvement Coordinator for the Finance Division and was a key team member responsible for implementing compliance with the Sarbanes Oxley Act of the US Congress.
In 2006 and early 2007 Craig worked for a National CPA firm and Robert Half International consulting in the Banking, Manufacturing, Retail and Energy sectors. In May of 2007, Craig assumed his current position of Deputy Chief Auditor for the City of Hartford, Connecticut responsible for audits and special investigations related to all City operations including Fire, Police, Public Works, and the Hartford Public School District.
Desmond Sinclair, CPA
Phone: (860) 757-9953
Desmond G. Sinclair is a licensed Certified Public Accountant with a Master Degree in Information Technology and a Bachelor Degree in Business Administration with concentration in Data Security and Accounting respectively.
Desmond background provides a depth of knowledge and understanding of audits; accounting, financial statements analysis and compilation as well as data intrusion, detection and vulnerability testing that can assist and enhance the City process improvement endeavours.
He is a Member of AICPA, CTCPA, IIA and IEEE and has held various positions within Public Accounting firms and Private industries. Desmond goal is to minimize financial risk while assisting in developing successful business models that can sustain the City of Hartford’s financial health.
Joseph Caruso, CPA
Phone: (860) 757-9955
Joseph Carusp is a graduate of UCONN and is a licensed Certified Public Accountant in the State of Connecticut. He is a member of the Connecticut Society of Certified Public Accountants (CSCPA) and the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA). Jow started his career in Public Accounting with two global CPA firms before transitioning to a Fortune 500 company and now municipal government. For the City of Hartford, Joe is responsible for planning and executing audits for the City, Library, Parking Authority and the Hartford Public School System. In addition, Joe prepares audit reports to communicate detailed audit findings and recommendations for improvement.
Internal Audit Department
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Hartford, CT 06103
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