Benito YbarraBenito Ybarra serves as Chief Audit and Compliance Officer.

Ybarra oversees TxDOT's Internal Audit and Compliance divisions. These functions are aimed at improving organization practices, risk management, accountability and governance through value-driven audits, reviews, investigations and advisory services engagements.

Prior to joining TxDOT in September 2011, Ybarra worked at Dell Inc. and Texas Guaranteed Student Loan Corporation. He has earned designations as a Certified Internal Auditor, Certified Information Systems Auditor, Certified Fraud Examiner and Certified Compliance and Ethics Professional, as a result of his more than 20 years of audit and investigations experience.

Currently, Ybarra serves as the state department representative on the Southwest Intergovernmental Audit Forum. In addition to sitting on the Institute of Internal Auditors' (IIA) Global Board of Directors, Ybarra is the chairman of the IIA's North American Board.

Contact Ybarra by phone at (512) 463-5671 or by email.