- To assist the School Board in selecting an auditor to conduct the annual financial audit required in Section 218.39, Florida Statutes.
- To maintain a high level of accountability, fiscal responsibility and transparency to the Board and its citizens.
- To provide advice to the Board as well as provide guidance and assistance to implement any changes to be brought forward through the audit process.
- Promote and enhance the independence and objectivity of the internal auditing function of the District by ensuring broad audit coverage.
In accordance with Board Policy 701, the audit committee will be composed of:
Five (5) community appointees recommended one (1) by each member of the board and approved by the board.
The terms of the committee members approved by the board shall be four (4) years, concurrent with the terms of their respective board members.
All committee members shall be residents of the county and serve in a voluntary capacity.
The committee shall elect a chair from the five (5) community members.