Baker Tilly US, a forensic accounting agency, has begun its assessment of Liberty College’s enterprise operations, the university announced Tuesday. Baker Tilly has been engaged on the investigation since early September.
The college additionally debuted a website, developed and hosted by a third-party vendor, that enables college students and workers to report back to the investigative crew potential enterprise operations misconduct or improper choices by present or former directors. The web site might be accessible for 60 days.
“The Liberty Board and the unbiased investigative crew are encouraging anybody with pertinent info to not delay in submitting a report by way of the platform,” a press launch mentioned. “Because the platform is unbiased of Liberty College, it’s not an alternative choice to workers or college students to report complaints of misconduct the place the College has a longtime grievance process.”
Liberty retained the forensic agency after its former president, Jerry Falwell Jr., resigned within the wake of a string of scandals capped by press stories alleging lurid habits.