Federal Cognizant Audit Agency

Note: Recipients of more than $25 million in federal assistance are assigned to a cognizant audit agency for audit supervision. They are responsible for audit oversight, which includes advising agencies of deficiencies in a grantee’s single audit (A-133) and assisting with the audit resolution process.

  • Agency: U.S. Department of Education (ED)
  • Contact: Mark Priebe, Director, Non-Federal Audits
  • Address: Potomac Center Plaza, Room 8153, 550 12th Street SW, Washington, D.C., 20202 USA
  • Phone: 202.245.8255
  • Email: mark.priebe@ed.gov