Courtney Hughes


Courtney D.H. Hughes

Staff Auditor, Virginia Tech


Courtney Hughes has been with Virginia Tech’s Internal Audit Department since 2014. Courtney attended Pennsylvania State University, where she received her bachelor’s degree in Business Management. As a staff auditor, Courtney completes assigned risk and compliance audits and also assists with various administrative duties.


Courtney developed her strong customer service skills from working at Walt Disney World, Benchmark Hospitality, and Equity Residential. After working with these companies, she began working in the higher education area specifically dealing with financial aid and scholarships.


Courtney is a member of the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) and the Association of College and University Auditors (ACUA).


Courtney’s areas of expertise are:

  • General Auditing (Financial and Operational)
  • Compliance/Regulation
  • Financial Aid


University Internal Audit | Virginia Tech  |  (540) 231-5883 |  North End Center, Suite 3200, Virginia Tech  | MC 0328 |  Blacksburg, Virginia