Catherine Melvin

Last modified on: 11-04-2019 15:23:25


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Home Town: Austin

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Ms. Melvin serves as the Chief Auditor for the Texas Department of Public Safety. A career public servant, Ms. Melvin has extensive experience in Texas state governmental internal auditing, including more than 20 years' service as Chief Audit Executive. She began her career as an Auditor I and has since worked in several state agencies across various sectors, including health/human services, regulatory, statewide oversight and public safety.

She holds a Bachelor's degree from the University of Central Texas (now known as Texas A&M University Central Texas) with a concentration in Accounting. She is also a graduate of the Governor's Executive Development Program and of the Texas Fiscal Officers' Academy. Ms. Melvin holds the designations of licensed Certified Public Accountant, Certified Internal Auditor and Certified Law Enforcement Auditor.