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2017 -2018 Board of Directors Election Results

The elections concluded on Friday, June 9, 2017.  Thank you to all who voted.
Effective July 1, 2017, the newly elected Board of Directors is:

President, Alexander Abramov
1st Vice President, Karen Alexander
2nd Vice President, Raisa Serebrenik
Treasurer, Jotham Nyamari
Recording Secretary, Wei Tschang
Corresponding Secretary, Farid Abdelkader

Directors: Rochelle Brenner, Sabine Charles, Anthony Dupree, Satish Malla, Timothy Mortimer, Sharon Parker, Matthew Poswolsky, James Powers, Michael Shanahan, Mark Springer, Kwongmei (May) To, Stephen Valance, Alyssa Vumbaco, Julianne Wu.

Marguerite McCarthy will serve as the Immediate Past President.


Joseph J. Wasserman Award Recipient

We are pleased to announce the 2017 Joseph J. Wasserman Award recipient, Robert Roussey. Mr. Roussey had a distinguished career in public accounting as an Audit Partner and then as a Professor of Accounting at the University of Southern California.

His significant volunteer contributions to the profession include serving on ISACA's Research Board, Standards Board, Audit Committee, International Board of Directors, as well as two terms as International President. Bob chaired the AICPA EDP Auditing Standards Committee, and was a member of the AICPA Special Advisory Committee on Internal Control in the Federal Government.

He was a member of the New York State Society of CPAs Accounting and Auditing Committee. Bob also served as chair of the International Auditing and Assurance Standards Board of the International Federation of Accountants.

The Joseph J. Wasserman Award will be presented by the ISACA New York Metropolitan Chapter at its Annual Gala/Wasserman Award Dinner on June15, 2017. 

Membership Event

Annual Gala and Wassserman Award Dinner - June 15, 2017 6:00PM - 9:00PM  - Union League Club (38 East 37th Street, New York City)

Susan G Komen Race for the Cure 5K Walk/Run - September 10, 2017 - Central Park, NYC

Annual Golf Outing - September 13, 2017

Fall Membership Meeting  - October 30, 2017

For future membership events, visit the membership tab.


Education Opportunities

Modern Techniques for Risk Assessment  - May 18, 2017 - In this one-day seminar participants learn why that formula is incorrect and which other techniques that are being used by advanced risk practitioners are more applicable to contemporary enterprises.  Registration and Information.

Other training classes offered by the Chapter are listed here.

ISACA® Certification Exam Review Classes for Summer 2017

The discounted registration price ends on May 31, 2017 9:00 PM.
he class registration will be closed on June 28, 2017 at 9:00 PM.

The New York Metropolitan Chapter is offering review classes in April 2017 for all four ISACA certification exams. Class schedules are as follows: 

CISA Exam Review Class (onsite & live broadcast webinar) - (3 days)

Sunday, Sunday, July 9, July 16, and July 30, 2017 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM EST


CISA Exam Review Class & IT Boot Camp (package) - (4 days) 

Sunday, Sunday, July 9, July 16, July 23, and July 30, 2017 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM EST


CRISC Exam Review Class (onsite & live broadcast webinar) - (3 days) 

Wednesday, July 19, Thursday, July 20, and Friday, July 21, 2017 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM EST


CISM Exam Review Webinar - (4 days) 

Monday, July 10, July 17, July 24, and July 31, 2017 9:00 AM - 1:30 PM EST


CGEIT Exam Review Webinar - (4 days) 

Tuesday, July 11, July 18, July 25, and August 1, 2017 9:00 AM - 1:30 PM EST


IT Boot Camp Webinar for CISA, CRISC, and CISM - (1 day)

Key IT technology concepts - suitable for those with limited IT knowledge or in need of an IT technology refresher class. 


Cryptography Live Broadcast Webinar (bonus) - (3 hours)

Wednesday, August 2, 2017 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

A FREE webinar will be offered to all CISA, CISM, CRISC, CGEIT, and IT Boot Camp attendees.  The registration link will be sent directly to all registered attendees one week before the class.

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer opportunities arise periodically, and change from time to time, for both ISACA and the local Chapter (New York Metropolitan).  ISACA and the Chapter have separate opportunity channels, each with its own information webpages and application forms and processes. 

ISACA's current volunteer opportunities and applications are available on ISACA's volunteer webpages.

The Chapter's typical volunteer tasks are listed on the Chapter's volunteer webpage.  After reviewing the Chapter's typical tasks, email information about your interest to [email protected].  When you register to volunteer for the Chapter, specific opportunities available at that time will be presented.