Staff Auditor II, Virginia Tech
Andrew McWhinney joined Virginia Tech’s Office of Audit, Risk, and Compliance as a Staff Auditor in March of 2019. Andrew received his bachelor’s degree in Sociology from Virginia Tech in 2011 and was ecstatic to return to Blacksburg in his new role with the OARC. After receiving his bachelor’s degree, he worked as a Quality Assurance and Accountability Reviewer for Virginia Department of Social Services where he specialized in policy compliance audits for Virginia’s Adoption and Foster Care programs.
He holds dual master’s degrees from the University of Wyoming in Sociology and Environment and Natural Resources, with focuses on social movements and environmental policy. Andrew comes from a long lineage of Hokies, dating back to 1947.