NOAA Audit Staff

As part of the OCAO, the Audit and Information Management Office (AIMO) serves as the liaison to the Department of Commerce (DOC) Office of the Inspector General (OIG) and the General Accounting Office. The team ensures NOAA compliance with the applicable laws, regulations, policies and procedures relative to OIG, GAO, FMFIA, and Office of Management and Budget Circular A-123 activities.

The team provides direction and guidance to NOAA offices on the development of responses to OIG and GAO reports. In addition, the team assists in negotiations and resolution of disputed findings and recommendations, ensuring that responses reflect the NOAA perspective.