Senior Vice President
Director of Audit
First Citizens Bank
Tracy Dickerson is a Director within the Internal Audit Department at First Citizens Bank. In her current role, she oversees the management of all corporate accounting and capital markets audits, including various risk management audits, and the reporting to the Audit Committee of the Board of Directors. Tracy is also responsible for directing project assurance engagements relating to corporate accounting functions’ projects, including changes in accounting or regulatory guidance. Additionally, she administers management’s testing of compliance with the Sarbanes-Oxley Act. She acts as a liaison with the regulators and external auditors and manages the direct assistance provided to the external auditors for their audit engagements. Tracy serves as a non-voting member of senior management’s Asset Liability Committee. She also leads the Internal Audit Department’s recruiting efforts for full-time and internship positions.
Prior to joining First Citizens Bank, Tracy worked in public accounting for two regional firms where she managed audits in a variety of industries with a focus on the financial services industry.
Tracy has a Bachelor of Science in Business with a major in Accounting and Information Systems from Virginia Tech. She is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) licensed in North Carolina and Virginia and is also a Certified Internal Auditor (CIA).
She serves on the North Carolina State University Poole College of Management Department of Accounting Advisory Council. She is also a member of several professional associations, including the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, North Carolina Association of Certified Public Accountants, and Institute of Internal Auditors.
Tracy and her spouse, Robert, along with their two children reside in Apex, NC. She enjoys spending time with family and friends.