Holly Hart joined the Office of the City Auditor in November 2016. She conducts a variety of performance audits and attestation engagements in accordance with professional standards to help the City of Dallas fulfill its mission and uphold its values. She is currently involved in audits that evaluate the effectiveness of operations and performance oversight procedures.
Prior to joining the Office of the City Auditor, Ms. Hart served as an auditor for the Office of Natural Resources Revenue within the United States Department of the Interior for seven years. Her work with the Federal government included audits of lessee and operator records associated with oil and gas production and sales from Federal lands to ensure compliance with lease terms, laws, and regulations, resulting in additional natural resource revenue to the United States Treasury. Ms. Hart also assisted with various special projects, including the examination and improvement of the agency's risk tool; development of a methodology to estimate the agency's compliance gap; mentoring of new auditors; and, development of an improved audit process for inclusion in a new operations management platform.
Ms. Hart is native to Dallas, Texas, where she attended The University of Texas at Dallas and received her Bachelor and Master of Science in Accounting and Information Management. She is a Texas Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and a member of the Association of Government Accountants (AGA).