Audit and Advisory Services Staff

The Office of Audit and Advisory Services has two offices, one located in the Gables One Tower across from the Coral Gables campus and another located at the Miller School Medicine campus in the Dominion Tower Building. The Associate Vice President and Chief Audit and Compliance Officer reports administratively to the University’s Executive Vice President for Business and Finance and Chief Operating Officer and operationally to the Audit and Compliance Committee of the University’s Board of Trustees.


Blanca A. Malagon, CPA, CIA, CFE, CGAP, CFF, CHRC, CCEP

Associate Vice President and Chief Audit and Compliance Officer
1160 Gables One Tower


Cindy Moore

Manager of Business Operations
1160 Gables One Tower


Coral Gables Campus Office

1160 Gables One Tower



Diane Spiller, CIA, CISA, CCSA

Executive Audit Director, University-wide

Alexander Muina, MBA, CISA, CRISC, CSX, GSNA

Assistant Director, IT Audits

Vanessa E. Leyton, CPA, MBA

Assistant Director, Investigations and Special Projects

Melissa Jimenez

Data Analytics Auditor



Marina L. Garcia, CPA, CBM, CFF, CGMA, CBM, MALS

Assistant Director, Academy

Elsa V. Fletcher, CFE, CIGI

Senior Auditor

Miriam Lara, CPA, CIA

Senior Auditor

Rene Waguespack




Alfredo Ramirez

Senior IT Auditor, UHealth Audits


Medical Campus Staff

801 Dominion Tower


David Richstone, MBA, CPA, CIA, CRMA

Audit Director, Medical UHealth

Jill Baron, MBA, CHC, CICA

UHealth Audit Manager

Megan Schwarte, CIA 

Senior Auditor

Michelle Lim, MSMIS, CFE