Since 2012, Debbie Townsend has served as President of the construction audit consulting firm R. L. Townsend & Associates, LLC. She joined the firm in 1997 and since 2008 she has been responsible for managing and directing the majority of the construction audits performed by the firm.
Debbie is often invited by owners to conduct workshops and/or provide assistance on contract language and establishing efficient construction audit processes. Prior to joining R. L. Townsend & Associates, Debbie spent 19 years as a professional internal auditor for JCPenney and EDS where she was responsible for managing various audit functions including construction auditing. She is a Certified Public Accountant, a Certified Construction Auditor, a Certified Fraud Examiner, and a Certified Internal Auditor.