Rick Moyer is the Senior Associate Vice President and Chief Risk Officer for Audit, Compliance, Risk and Privacy. Rick Joined Stanford in 2006 as the Executive Director of Internal Audit and Institutional Compliance. He has over 40 years of experience in Audit, Accounting, Compliance & Ethics, ERM, Finance, Privacy, Productivity and Process Improvement, Tax, and Treasury (including 15 years of experience in Higher Education and 10 years in Health Care).
Prior to joining Stanford, he served as the Executive Director of Audit Services and the Institute Compliance Officer at the California Institute of Technology (Caltech). Prior to joining Caltech in 2001, he held varying and increasingly responsible positions with major defense contractors, including General Dynamics, Martin Marietta, and Lockheed Martin. He has held positions as: Corporate Audit Director; Director of Compliance, Productivity and Process Improvement; Director of Corporate Taxes; and Director - Treasurer’s Office.
Rick holds a bachelors degree in business administration/accounting from San Diego State University and is a Certified Internal Auditor (CIA). He has completed executive financial management seminars at Washington University in St. Louis, Northwestern University, and the University of Pennsylvania. Rick has held various leadership roles, including: Current member of the University Cabinet, Board of Directors of Stanford Student Enterprises, SLAC Board of Overseers, and Institute of Internal Auditor (IIA), including Chairman of the International Committee for Academic Relations, member of the International Committee for Professional Conferences, Trustee of the Research Foundation, President of the San Diego Chapter, and member of the Board of Governors of the San Gabriel Valley Chapter. He has been a conference and seminar speaker and presenter, including ACUA Annual Conferences, Effective Compliance Systems in Higher Education Conferences, IIA International Conferences, IIA General Audit Management Conferences, IIA All Star Conference, IIA Emerging Trends Conference, and the San Diego State University Leadership Conference.