Michelle Fowler
President (CPA, CIA, CISA, CRMA)


Michelle T. Fowler holds the title of President for Fowler & Company, LTD.  Michelle left public accounting and founded the company in 2001 when she realized there were limited options for smaller financial institutions seeking traditional internal audit and control consulting services in an outsourced environment. Michelle graduated from James Madison University in Harrisonburg, VA and has been actively involved in the internal audit and consulting business since that time.  Michelle holds the designations of Certified Public Accountant, Certified Internal Auditor, and Certified Information Systems Officer.  Michelle’s experience includes three years in public accounting, and four years with James River Bankshares.  Michelle also spent two years in the internal audit department of the Neath Borough Council in Neath, Wales, UK.


Angie Sims
Senior Internal Auditor and Control Consultant (CICA)


Angie Sims joined Fowler & Company, LTD in September 2013 as a Senior Internal Auditor and Control Consultant.  Angie has been active in banking and financial services since 1986, holding positions in internal auditing, accounting administration, loan processing, retail branch management, and community reinvestment act administration.  She has vast knowledge in Sarbanes Oxley 404 Act compliance, deposit operations, retail banking regulations, and Bank Secrecy Act compliance.  Prior to joining Fowler & Company, LTD, she held the position of Internal Auditor within StellarOne Corporation for eight years.


Kelly Brown, CIA
Senior Internal Auditor and Control Consultant

Kelly Brown joined Fowler & Company, LTD in February 2017 as a Senior Internal Auditor and Control Consultant. Kelly has over 11 years of audit experience. She has worked in internal audit, external audit and SOX compliance. She has significant experience in internal controls and Sarbanes Oxley 404 Act compliance. Prior to joining Fowler & Company, LTD, Kelly held the positions of Internal Auditor for PNC Bank and the State of Virginia. She also worked for Hamilton Beach Brands, Inc. as the SOX Compliance Supervisor. Kelly holds a Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) certification and has been very active in the Central Virginia Chapter of the IIA holding roles on the Executive Board for many years.