Lindsey Peresich

Lindsey Peresich

Lindsey Peresich

Manager, Audit & Consulting Services Discovery, Inc.

​Lindsey is the Manager of Audit and Consulting Services at Scripps Networks Interactive.  She has held this position since February 2016.  Lindsey manages a team responsible for evaluating management’s assessment of internal controls over financial reporting in accordance with the Sarbanes Oxley Act.  In this role, she also conducts annual risk assessments, coordinates testing with the external auditors, and performs various operational and compliance engagements. Operational and compliance engagements include system access reviews over confidential production and talent agreements, social media governance, affiliate revenue net effective rate calculation, employee hotline testing, and Most Favored Nations compliance.  Prior to joining Scripps, Lindsey was at Hancock Holding Company, where she began as Senior Auditor and moved into the position of Audit Leader.  In that capacity, she managed and executed audits of the Company’s projects and departments including Enterprise Risk Management, Finance, Treasury, and Trust Operations on a variety of technical issues and supervisory guidance to assess design and effectiveness of controls, compliance with regulatory standards and internal policy, accuracy of financial records, and efficiency of operations.  Prior to Hancock, she spent three years in public accounting as a Senior Audit Associate with KPMG in Atlanta, GA.  Lindsey is a Certified Public Accountant, a Certified Internal Auditor, and a Certified Fiduciary Investment Risk Specialist.  She holds Master of Accountancy and Bachelor of Accountancy degrees from the University of Mississippi.  Lindsey lives in Knoxville, TN with her fiancé.  She enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, serving the community, and meeting new people.