Accountant Accused of Embezzling $150,000
A recent audit produced the trail of the accountant's activities, which included forging documents and making fraudulent disbursements. Findings from the audit have been turned over to the district attorney's office.
Mr. Wright was the accountant for the university's Educational Foundation, an organization that solicits and collects donations from alumni and grant makers.
"The campus has been working on improving accounting procedures so this won't happen again," stated Colleen Bentley-Adler, a spokeswoman for the CSU Chancellor's office.