Carolyn Newman

Carolyn Newman is president and co-founder of Audimation Services, Inc., the US distributor of CaseWare IDEA - data analysis software. She owned a public accounting practice from 1990 – 2002, and is a former Regional Technical Director of Computer Auditing for an international accounting firm. Ms. Newman’s duties included developing IT Audit training courses and consulting with audit teams on developing effective audit tests that made use of data extraction software. She is a frequent speaker on the subject of computer assisted audit techniques, and provides training and seminars on IDEA, internal auditing, fraud detection, sampling and continuous controls monitoring.


Ms. Newman holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Texas Lutheran College, and a Master of Accountancy from the University of Houston.


Ms. Newman is a member of the AICPA, Texas Society of CPAs, Information Systems Audit & Control Association (ISACA), The Institute of Internal Auditors, The Institute of Management Accountants and The Association of Government Accountants. She past Chair of the Business and Industry committee of the Houston Chapter of TSCPA and is treasurer of St. Cuthbert Episcopal Church.