Chair, Audit Committee
Heston earned a bachelor’s degree in business administrtaion and accountancy from Auburn University in 1985 and immediately began his 30-year practice of public accounting with Ernst & Young LLP, becoming a partner in 2000. He performs independent audit and other services for multi-national public and private companies, based out of Atlanta, Georgia, and coordinates the firm’s matching gifts campaign benefiting Auburn.
While at Auburn, Heston served as the treasurer of Sigma Nu’s Beta Theta chapter, and as officer and member of business-related organizations, Beta Alpha Psi and Delta Sigma Pi. He holds the Outstanding Alumnus Award from Auburn’s School of Accountancy and is a life member of the Auburn Alumni Association.
Heston is a member of Auburn’s 1856 Society, Petrie Society, and Foy Society (20 Years).