Group 1's managing partners have a combined experience of more than 50 years in the fields of audit, compliance and controls for Accounting, Finance and IT.
Colleen Kelly, CPA, CITP
Colleen Kelly is the Finance Audit & Compliance partner at Group 1. Previously an Audit Manager for PricewaterhouseCoopers, Colleen has over 20 years of audit and compliance experience with both public and privately held companies. Through her work at Group 1, Colleen expanded her expertise into the field of IT controls and compliance, earning her CITP. She leverages her joint business-IT knowledge to ensure a coordinated, risk-based approach to projects.
In 2017, Colleen was awarded the AICPA Standing Ovation for outstanding professional achievement in Accounting and Information Technology assurance.
Colleen is a past Board member of the Portland chapter of Financial Executives Institute (FEI), and a current member of the AICPA, the OSCPA and FEI.
What our Clients Say
“An audit/internal control professional with superb business sense, Colleen offers great technical skill with a keen awareness that a business exists to serve its customers (not the control environment). She always seems to strike the right balance between control and operational velocity and efficiency. Her project management skills are top shelf and she always shows up prepared.”
SOX Client, Internal Audit Director
Victoria Silver, CISA, CRISC
Group 1’s Managing Partner for IT Audit & Compliance, Victoria Silver, has more than 30 years in assessing, managing and operating information technology controls for clients in the technology, manufacturing and financial services industries. She relies on collaboration and client education to engage control owners in the development and ownership of their own controls and help ensure a successful handoff to the client.
Victoria is a platinum member of ISACA and has served on the board of the Willamette Valley ISACA (Information Systems Audit & Controls Association) chapter. She enjoys speaking to local professional organizations on IT compliance and controls topics.
What our Clients Say
“The world of compliance can be a very tricky one, but Victoria does a fantastic job of making it an interactive and (dare I say it) enjoyable experience. From gaining a deep understanding of our company’s services and processes to helping build all our existing controls from scratch, we couldn’t have had our successful audits without her.”