Michael Pinna, CPA, is IT Audit Senior Manager at Buchbinder Tunick & Company LLP. As the practice leader of his firm’s IT Audit & Assurance Group, he provides IT audit and assurance services with a focus on IT security and Service Organization Controls (SOC) reporting. These services are all related to providing assurance on the security, reliability, confidentiality, availability, and integrity of information technology systems. He also specializes in IT risk assessment and vulnerability scans, compliance management, security and privacy risks, Sarbanes-Oxley IT controls, disaster recovery, and business continuity training. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the New York State Society of Public Accountants, where he was a former chairman and currently serves on the Technology Assurance Committee, and the New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants. Mr. Pinna earned his Bachelor of Science in Applied Economics at Cornell University and his Masters of Business Administration in Finance from Binghamton University.