Carla Burney Jones is Vice President, Global Audit Services, at Lear Corporation. She oversees Lear’s Internal Audit function, the company’s independent, objective and cooperative source of assurance and assistance for managing risks, maintaining effective internal control and governance processes, and achieving business objectives.
Since joining Lear in 2002, Burney Jones served in various financial management positions, including Director, Financial Reporting, and Chief Compliance Officer. Formerly, she was an audit manager at Arthur Andersen LLP.
Burney Jones earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration and a master’s degree in accounting from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. She is a member of the Michigan Association of Certified Public Accountants, the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, and the Institute of Internal Auditors.
Burney Jones currently serves on the nonprofit boards of Starfish Family Services (chair) and The Co-Ette Club of Detroit. She also volunteers with the Girl Scouts of Southeastern Michigan.