Conducting frequent; business and personal accounts between 2005 and 2011. Lieutenant Tim Lyons explained to the source that the misappropriation started with smaller unauthorized transactions but grew over time, reaching an average of between $2,000 and $4,000 each.
The third victim, Andreoli’s Towing, was discovered in September 2012, after the initial investigation began.
“The actions of Mrs. Howder have been shocking to us all, devastating on many levels, and frankly unbelievable for somebody we trusted so much,” Robert Happy, president and CEO of Project Management Practice Inc., told the source in an email.
Trust is never a substitute for more direct monitoring of accounts payable. Using audit solutions can save organizations money in the long run.