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Rick Taylor


Assurance Principal


Rick Taylor has more than 30 years of IT experience with regional accounting firms, national corporations (including AEGON USA and YUM! Brands, Inc.), and more than 13 years of experience at financial institutions, including PNC Bank, Great Financial Bank, and Star Bank.He is a Certified Information Systems Auditor and remains up-to-date in his knowledge of the dynamic information technology arena. He has performed system security, risk and compliance audits based on federal regulatory standards. His uses his vast knowledge and experience with network architecture, disaster recovery, product development, and situational analysis to help clients with innovative and cost-saving solutions.

Education & certifications
  • Watterson College–Degree in Computer Science
  • Certified IBM LAN Support Specialist
  • Gartner Total Cost of Ownership Specialist
  • Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
Professional & community associations
  • Member, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Member, Kentucky Society of Certified Public Accountants (KyCPA)
  • Information Systems Audit and Control Association
  • Information Systems Security Association
Lecturer / Instructor
  • 2012, 2013 Kentucky Banker’s Internal Audit Seminar
  • 2013, St. Louis, Missouri, Regional Audit Conference
  • 2011, 2012 Kentucky Society of CPAs–Financial Institutions’ Conference
  • 2011, 2012 ISSA Louisville InfoSec Conference
Professional Expertise
  • Systems security, project management, network/server architecture, IS governance and strategy, computer integrated telephony