Jay S. Von Kannel, CPA

Jay S. Von Kannel, CPA

Director of Medicaid Audits


Jay S. Von Kannel, CPA

Jay serves as Director of Medicaid Audits for the South Carolina Office of the State Auditor.  Since beginning his career with OSA in 1982, he has gained extensive experience in conducting audit and attestation engagements of Medicaid financial and statistical reports filed by institutional health care providers.  In addition to his Medicaid audit experience, he has assisted in Medicaid fraud investigations, provided testimony as an expert witness in administrative appeals proceedings, and has worked on numerous statewide Single Audit engagements.

Jay is a Certified Public Accountant, and a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), the South Carolina Association of Certified Public Accountants (SCACPA) and the National Association of State Auditors, Controllers and Treasurers (NASACT).

A native of Louisville, Kentucky, Jay has lived in the Columbia area since 1974. He is a graduate of the University of South Carolina, with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration (Accounting).

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