Cate Neeley

Director of Internal Audit
Primary office:
Strong Hall, #351


Cate has a master’s degree in business administration from the University of Kansas and a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Pittsburg State University.  Before joining Internal Audit, she was in the KU Comptroller’s Office in Lawrence as an assistant director, supporting the campus’s procurement systems.  Her previous work experience also includes multiple positions with Sprint’s internal audit department.  She is a certified internal auditor (CIA).  In 2015, the Institute of Internal Auditors recognized Cate as an "Emerging Leader" in the internal audit profession.

University of Kansas Hotline

The University of Kansas recognizes its obligation to employees and constituents to maintain the highest ethical standards. The University has established a hotline, administered by EthicsPoint, to facilitate anonymous reporting of activities that may involve suspected fraud or other wrongdoing.  You may use either of the following two methods to submit a report.

1) Select the "Make a Report" link under the "Hotline" menu option of this web page or click here.

2) Dial toll-free, within the United States, Guam, Puerto Rico and Canada: 844-420-9065

After you complete your report you will be assigned a unique code called a "report key."  Write down your report key and password and keep them in a safe place.  After 5-6 business days, use your report key and password to check your report for feedback or questions.

EthicsPoint is NOT a 911 or Emergency Service.  Do not use this site to report events presenting an immediate threat to life or property. Reports submitted through this service may not receive an immediate response. If you require emergency assistance, please contact your local authorities.

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