Internal Audit

Staff Listing


Amy L. Hughes

Amy L. Hughes

  • Director of Internal Audit

About Amy

  • Amy has been the director of internal audit since January of 1993. She holds the following professional certifications: certified public accountant (CPA), certified information systems auditor (CISA), certified internal auditor (CIA), and chartered global management accountant (CGMA).
David Palek

David R. Palek

  • Auditor

About David  

  • David joined the Internal Audit department in August of 2019 . He has a background in administration and operational audits and enjoys spending time in the wilderness of the Keweenaw camping, hiking, and kayaking. 

Student Auditors

Jacob Mihelich

Jacob Mihelich

About Jacob

  • Jacob will graduate with a Bachelor’s in Accounting in the Spring of 2021 and a Master’s in Accounting in December of 2021. After graduation, Jacob plans to move to Minneapolis and secure employment with a CPA firm as a Certified Public Accountant. In his free time, Jacob enjoys woodworking, kayaking, spending time with friends and family, and enjoying the outdoors.