Claudia Migotto, Assistant Auditor-General, Head of Performance Audit
Claudia Migotto has over 15 years' experience across Commonwealth and NSW government agencies in policy and program development, implementation and evaluation.
Claudia has also recently held leadership roles in agencies tasked with providing independent information to the community on the performance of governments – including the COAG Reform Council and the National Mental Health Commission. Her work in reporting on the performance of governments has touched on a diverse range of sectors, including health system performance, disability, mental health and drug and alcohol issues, gender equity, Indigenous communities and housing.
Claudia joined the Audit Office in February 2016 as a Principal Performance Analyst and commenced as Assistant Auditor-General, Performance Audit in August 2017.
Scott Stanton, Assistant Auditor-General, Head of Financial Audit
Scott Stanton joined the Audit Office in 1987 and was appointed Assistant Auditor-General on 30 August 2010.
Scott has significant experience in leading the delivery of audit services to a diverse range of public sector clients including those in the transport, electricity and university sectors. Scott has previously served on CPA Australia's NSW Divisional Council and is a past Chair of CPA Australia’s NSW Public Sector Committee.
Alison Brown, Assistant Auditor-General, Financial Audit
Alison Brown has had audit and finance roles in both the private and public sectors. Prior to joining the Audit Office, Alison worked at the Australian National Audit Office, Westpac and KPMG’s Orange County Office in California.
Alison’s most recent role was Director of the Audit Office's Audit Support Team, providing specialist technical support to the Office’s financial audit teams. Alison contributes strongly to the profession, the sector and the community through her roles on boards and advisory panels.
Aaron Green, Assistant Auditor-General, Financial Audit
Aaron Green joined the Audit Office in 1999 and was appointed Assistant Auditor-General on 21 January 2019.
Aaron has significant experience in leading the delivery of audit services to a diverse range of public sector clients including those in the Treasury, Education and University sectors. Aaron most recently led the completion of Treasury audits including the Total State Sector Accounts, the Crown Entity and the Treasury, and has provided strong representation and advice relating to sector wide matters, including Treasury's Financial Management Transformation program.
Lyndal Hayward, Executive Director, Corporate Services
Lyndal's early career was in publishing where she worked for some of the world's leading book publishing houses in Sydney, London and Tokyo. Lyndal joined the Audit Office in 2009 and has worked in a variety of roles across communications, reporting, records and information management, human resources, business administration and project management.
Chris Clayton, Executive Director, Professional Services
Chris Clayton joined the Audit Office in 2002 and was appointed Executive Director for Quality and Innovation in December 2017. On 8 October 2019, Chris took on responsibility for the newly formed Professional Services branch.
Prior to these roles, Chris developed significant experience leading the delivery of financial audit services to a diverse range of public sector entities in New South Wales. Whilst working at the Audit Office, Chris has also spent time on secondment to the State Audit Institution of the United Arab Emirates and at a ‘Big Four’ accounting firm in their consulting and advisory practices.